Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lovesick Blues') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Larry Lauer
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: M2030-2
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, aster violet edge, center stripe and lines radiating from rim; white falls, aster violet lines radiating from beards to aster violet rim
Beard Color: Buttercup yellow, bluebird blue at end
Style Arm Color: Aster violet
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Ice Etching X Dinky Circus
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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After well nigh 50 years of growing iris .................. by TBMan Jun 17, 2018 8:48 AM 87
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THRIVE-ers by caitlinsgarden Jun 25, 2018 3:19 PM 44
My Dwarfs are starting by ge1836 May 4, 2017 8:44 PM 5
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Miniature Tall Beardeds by EJarrett Apr 6, 2018 4:33 PM 50
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What did you order this year? by Paul2032 Aug 1, 2013 2:05 PM 66
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Mid-America is open for business by tveguy3 Mar 12, 2013 6:00 AM 12
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