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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: O357A
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 25 inches (64 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Magenta
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Medium rosy plum standards, wide tan gold bands; fuchsia falls, wide washed dark plum band, white area around beard veined and washed dark plum
Beard Color: Blue white base tipped yellow
Style Arm Color: Rosy plum, tan gold crests
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Unbalanced Tetraploid
Parentage: Cimarron Trail X Stormy Circle

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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2021-04-23
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Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, IL
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Location: Yorkville, ILDate: 2020-05-24
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Location: Brantford, OntarioDate: 2015-05-30Photo taken at the Trails End Iris Gardens (http://www.trailsendi
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Location: Yorkville, ILDate: 2020-05-27
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Location: Yorkville, ILDate: 2020-05-15
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Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, IL
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Location: Brantford, OntarioDate: 2015-05-30Photo taken at the Trails End Iris Gardens (http://www.trailsendi
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2021 Iris Season by Australis Jul 28, 2021 5:59 AM 1,482
First Seen in My Colorado Garden by LizinElizabeth Aug 11, 2018 11:07 AM 41
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169

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