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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Orville Fay
Year Of Registration: 1962
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1963
Seedling Number: 60-24
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Peach
Pink
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Intense pink, salmon and tan
Beard Color: Coral
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1964
Award of Merit: 1966

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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 56-8: inv. Mary Randall and long line of sdlgs. X 55-34: (Native Dancer x May Hall)
Child plants: 47 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Mid-May at Mid-America by Lestv Feb 23, 2020 10:11 PM 234
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Irises 2017: Wet, Cold & Muddy by TBGDN Jul 18, 2017 10:43 AM 124
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
2016 Society for Louisiana Iris Convention by coboro Jun 23, 2016 5:47 AM 28
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Kent's enabling photos! by Lestv Oct 24, 2016 6:55 PM 341
what irises do you want? by creativeclover Jul 27, 2015 10:24 AM 107
2014 West Coast Trip Pictures by ARUBA1334 Mar 29, 2015 12:36 PM 291
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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