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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Melba Hamblen
Year Of Registration: 1972
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1973
Seedling Number: H66-36C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Description: Pale pink standards, flushed violet at midrib; violet falls deepening at edges, cinnamon hafts
Beard Color: Tangerine orange
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1974

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: ((Glittering Amber x Whole Cloth) x Lilac Champagne) X (Lilac Champagne x ((Glittering Amber x Frost and Flame) x (Promising x Frost and Flame)))
Child plants: 28 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Do you have some Van Liere irises? Any on your wish list? by tveguy3 Jan 16, 2015 3:58 PM 40
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