Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: 03-47A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Description: Light sea lavender violet standards; creamy amber falls, light amber hafts
Beard Color: Carrot red, sea lavender violet horns
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Style Arm Color: Light sea lavender violet

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: 00-141: (97-345: (Jenny Lynn x Mauvelous) x 97-1128: (93-512: (8-88: (5-55: (Guardian Gate x Homecoming Queen) x Somsee Somsigh) x 91-93: (89-168: (Salmon Band x Gigolo) x 7-33: (3-116: (Art Shades x Wild Berry) x Slow Motion))) x 95-410: (Pagan Pink x 93-444: (91-297: (7-231: (Edna's Wish x Rosecraft) x 8-43: (Iris Irene x Classic Capers)) x 91-124: (Ample Charm x Hello Hobo)))))) X 01-243: (Comet Connie x 99-490: (97-570: (94-172: (Citoyen x Magic Kingdom) x 95-45: (Drop the Hanky x Dream a Little)) x 96-163: (93-357: (7-120: (Local Motion x Lace Jabot) x Passion Flower) x 94-122: (90-21a: (Pulse Rate Date x 7-203: (Tangerine Dream x Copper Lace)) x Pagan Pink)))).

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Photo by Snork
Location: My garden in SE PA
Date: 2017-05-19

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