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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Denise Stewart
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: 85-04C
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14-15 inches (38-38 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Bloom Color Description: Purple, magenta highlights, falls with white hafts, darker rim
Beard Color: Orange in throat, yellow in middle, white at ends
Style Arm Color: Purple
Fragrance: Pronounced

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: Candy Queen X 05 B020, Parentage unknown, seed from SIGNA


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Posted by CLUSIANA on Apr 28, 2015 1:15 PM

My pictures are not great and the iris is much more beautiful than what you see here. It is raining and it is quite difficult to get a good shot of this one. It has a unique scent, very pleasant.

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