Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Marky Smith
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2018
Seedling Number: 09-20V
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Flower Patterns: Luminata
Bloom Color Description: Sunflower standards, centers smoked dark rose, gold dusted; falls washed port wine, fine red violet veining, bright yellow heart surrounding beards, long cream spear below beards, yellow rim
Beard Color: Saffron in throat, ends tipped yellow
Style Arm Color: Sunflower, cream along midribs
Fragrance: Pronounced
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2022

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Wise Woman X 06-23R: (Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine x 03-22E: ((Bruneau Jasper x Flights of Fancy) x High Master))

Common names
  • Border Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Location: Washougal, WA
Date: 2019-05-17
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