Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Anton Mego
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: AM-02/0909-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 43 inches (110 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Smoky grey and violet standards; cream base, falls upper half of petal purple brown, blue washed center stripe below beard, soft yellow border
Beard Color: Lavender-toned white base tipped yellow, pale lavender-blue at end
Fragrance: Slight

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: AM-95/0085: (Honky Tonk Blues x Rustler) X World Premier

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Menton, France
Date: 2019-05-20
Location: Menton, France
Date: 2019-05-19

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Date: 2017-04-26
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Location: Bochnia, Poland
Date: 2014-06-16
Location: in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
Date: 2021-06-10
Location: Bochnia, Poland
Date: 2016-06-11
Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris by cocoajuno May 27, 2019 6:14 AM 2
Absolutely gorgeous photos by Sagereader May 25, 2019 6:51 AM 0

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