Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Margie Valenzuela
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: PSE-A22
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Deep violet purple standards; white falls, wide dark purple plicata markings blending to darker 1/3" solid edge
Beard Color: Purple, tipped bronze brown
Style Arm Color: Deep violet purple
Fragrance: Absent

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Polar Seas X Epicenter

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: San Diego, CA
Date: 2021-04-02
first bloom in 2021, earliest to bloom as well
Location: Hidden Hills CA
Date: 2013-03-27
Location: Hidden Hills CA
Date: 2013-03-27
Location: Hidden Hills CA
Date: 2013-03-27
Location: Hidden Hills CA
Date: 2013-03-27
4 buds on first bloom cycle
Location: Hidden Hills CA
Date: 2013-04-17
approximately 2\" long - pollinated 21 days earlier
Location: Hidden Hills CA
Date: 2013-04-17
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olga_batalov On April 3, 2021 Bloomed
first flower opened on 4/2/2021
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