Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Idol's Dream') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Evelyn Kegerise
Year Of Registration: 1981
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1982
Seedling Number: 76-56-Y
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Medium yellow
Beard Color: Yellow orange
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1984

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: Country Manor X 70-20-A: (Moon River x West Coast)
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Date: 2014-05-20
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Goners part 2 by Misawa77 Nov 20, 2015 4:26 PM 405
TB's are Poppin' in PA!!!! by Snork Jul 6, 2015 11:30 AM 218
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Superstition 2015 introductions by Misawa77 Jul 4, 2015 12:04 PM 585
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
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2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
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