Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: C247-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Flared
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Peach
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Cream standards, flushed coral apricot; coral apricot falls, slightly lighter edge
Beard Color: Vivid saturn red
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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: X70-A: (Magharee x Shoop 80-2: (So Rare x (Ringo x Color Bash))) X A153-13: (And Royal x Electrique)

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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