Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Hillson
Year Of Registration: 1941
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1941
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1941

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
Child plants: 5 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Zone 6
Date: 2019-05-15
Melanie - Casa_de_Fanska
Photo by MamaFan
Location: Panama Illinois
Date: 2021-05-08
Location: Zone 6
Date: 2019-05-04
Melanie - Casa_de_Fanska
Location: Michigan-my garden
Date: June 2016
Location: Enid, Oklahoma
Date: 2016-04-22
Location: Enid, Oklahoma
Date: 2015-05-10
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Plant Events from our members
MamaFan On May 10, 2022 Bloomed
MamaFan On May 3, 2021 Bloomed
Bloom start
MamaFan On July 24, 2020 Maintenance performed
Divided half. Transplants look scrawny.
Remainder need dividing badly, but ran out of time before asthma season began.
MamaFan From May 7, 2020 to May 22, 2020 Bloomed
2 week bloom time. Attempted tenting and socks during a cold snap. Hard on the stems, but went ok.
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