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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Shoop
Year Of Registration: 1978
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1978
Seedling Number: 72-16
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Amoena
Bloom Color Description: White standards, touch of lavender; grape purple falls, 1/4" lavender white edge
Beard Color: Tangerine
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1980

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Latin Lover sdlg. X pink amoena sdlgs.
Child plants: 12 child plants

Plant Events from our members
piksihk On August 8, 2017 Obtained plant
3 rhiz. amoena white st./lav. falls/lav. edge
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Box from Historical Society Sale by piksihk Aug 15, 2017 12:04 PM 10
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
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2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
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2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
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