Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Keen Perception') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Graeme Grosvenor
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: F62-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Off white standards, slate violet veins intensifying at base, lemon rim more intense at top; off white falls, slight lemon edge
Beard Color: Orange yellow
Fragrance: Slight

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: Wintry Sky X Opposing Forces
Child plants: one child plant

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