Aril Iris (Iris 'Ord Mountain') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Holden
Year Of Registration: 1982
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1982
Seedling Number: Hj20a
Classification: Aril
Registered Height: 16 inches (41 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Black
Copper/Brown
Silver/Grey
Bloom Color Description: Grey standards, heavily veined and dotted dark red brown; near black falls in center, grey ground speckling at hafts and on edge
Beard Color: Black

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: ACW721, collected natural hybrid of I. lycotis, X Vulcan's Forge
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris lovers and pet lovers... by evelyninthegarden Dec 11, 2018 5:31 AM 95
Mountain Sunrise iris by Paty305 Aug 26, 2018 2:33 PM 5
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Nov 14, 2018 12:16 PM 1,446
Theoretical borer musings by caitlinsgarden Jul 4, 2018 10:07 AM 45
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
Dividing/Transplanting dates for Iris, Salt Lake Valley, Utah by diannemontag Apr 7, 2018 1:17 AM 9
Tall Bearded Irises by SherriRaye Jul 20, 2017 3:21 PM 4
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Living On The Edge - It Re-Bloomed! by Moiris Nov 2, 2016 10:13 AM 31
HIPS iris sale by DaveinPA Aug 12, 2016 9:32 AM 173
2016 Society for Louisiana Iris Convention by coboro Jun 23, 2016 5:47 AM 28
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Nov 8, 2017 12:55 PM 527
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Tell me about your shade irises by Polymerous Jun 6, 2016 8:14 AM 19
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
2016 blooming iris season in Aquitania (France) by CLUSIANA Mar 15, 2016 2:27 PM 25
Ok..I am gonna give it a try by MISSINGROSIE Jun 18, 2016 11:02 AM 107

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