Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lune et Soleil') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: 02180B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31 inches (79 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Cream and pale yellow lemon standards; brilliant saturated yellow falls
Beard Color: Bright yellow in throat, paler yellow in middle and end

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: Starship Enterprise X 99177A: (96186B: (Pink Interlude x 92241A) x Gold Frosting)
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 2018-05-26
By Hajue
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 2016-06-14
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 2016-06-21
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 2018-05-26
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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
By Misawa77
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Hajue On May 26, 2018 Bloomed
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