Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Here Come the Clowns') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: J. T. Aitken
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 02M76A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Orange
Purple
White
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Creamy yellow standards; bright orange falls at hafts, deep purple spot with white rim
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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Mikey Likes It X 94M4: (Totally Cool x unknown, B. Jones green amoena sdlg)

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-02Really vibrant color on the beards!
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Date: 2019-05-07
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2019-04-11
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2020-04-07In full sun.
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-02
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Jul 10, 2020 11:08 AM 390
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 17, 2020 2:19 PM 2,689
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Best Beards! by bluegrassmom Dec 21, 2017 10:50 PM 70
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Top 10 most wanted list for next year by UndertheSun Oct 29, 2017 3:27 AM 288
Of all the iris you grew for the first time this year, which is your favorite? by ruthschlegel Jun 13, 2016 6:34 PM 113
Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507

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