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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: R55-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Lemon to lemon honey standards lightening to cream at edge; lemon yellow falls heavily overlaid brown, lightening towards beard, 3/16" edge of buff
Beard Color: White, tipped orange yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: P186-X, Mysterioso pod parent sibling, X O164-X: (M38-1: (Wild Wings x Winning Edge) x Shiver of Gold)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Still MORE Superstition Iris Garden Pictures! by Misawa77 Jan 1, 2018 12:16 PM 145
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jan 19, 2021 12:21 AM 18,900
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
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