Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Morning Breeze') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Orville Fay
Year Of Registration: 1962
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1963
Seedling Number: 59-5
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Bloom Color Description: Blue orchid
Beard Color: White, tipped tangerine
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1964

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: (Fleeta x (sdlg x May Hall)) X (Fleeta x (Fleeta x Native Dancer))
Child plants: 57 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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I'm...going to take a break. by UndyingLight May 9, 2019 3:21 PM 45
Bloom Out Survey and Problem Solving by William May 31, 2019 3:43 AM 42
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 17, 2019 3:31 PM 828
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jun 13, 2019 8:19 PM 2,538
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Night shots by UndertheSun Apr 28, 2016 12:21 PM 47
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jun 15, 2019 7:48 PM 16,746
2014 West Coast Trip Pictures by ARUBA1334 Mar 29, 2015 12:36 PM 291
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jun 16, 2019 8:34 PM 17,403
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624

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