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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Larry Lauer
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: 2552-2R
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Flower Patterns: Luminata
Bloom Color Description: Aster violet standards, white lines from midrib to a solid white rim; sea lavender violet falls, large luminata center area below beard, white lines down to a light aster violet rim
Beard Color: Aster violet
Style Arm Color: Lobelia blue
Fragrance: Pronounced

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 2205-4: (Double Dribble x 2003-2R: (Clarence x Mariposa Autumn)) X Let's Be Friends


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Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon Date: 2015-04-22
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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