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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ladislav Muska
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: CFQC-07
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Description: Rose lavender standards, broad light maroon rim; white falls, widely and heavily sanded maroon
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: Yellow
Fragrance: Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (("Cocoa Foam" x Queen in Calico) x (Calicoball x Rei Momo)) X Jesse's Song
Child plants: 5 child plants

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