Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 2007
Seedling Number: 03-165A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Violet blue standards, darker veins; plum purple falls washed darker, white striations on hafts
Beard Color: White, tipped orange
Style Arm Color: Violet blue, darker veins

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: 01-272: (Inky Icon x 98-587: (95-276: (Thornbird x Charm City Choice) x Osay Canuc)) X 01-303: (Seeun Is Beleevun x 98-425: (95-79: (Bonnie Davenport x Behold a Lady) x 96-177: (Lover's Lane x 93-367: (Splish Splash x Mesmerizer))))

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Iowa
Location: Iowa
Date: 2023-05-21
Location: Iowa
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-04
Location: My property in Idaho
Date: Photo taken May 30, 2022
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-04
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-04
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-04
Location: Garland, TX
Date: 2018-04-18
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-04
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-02
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-03
Location: Whitesboro, TX
Image courtesy of The Shady Spot Iris 2017

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