Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Promises Kept') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Margie Valenzuela
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: PSE-A14
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Early
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Lilac lavender standards, light plum edges primarily along top; white falls, wide purple plicata marked edge, lightly speckled with purple spots, 1/2" dark purple line below beards
Beard Color: Violet tipped bronze, violet at end
Style Arm Color: Lilac lavender melon plum blend

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
Parentage: Polar Seas X Epicenter

Promises Kept, 2009 Introduction

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Brown-berry edges on Standards by Margiempv Sep 18, 2015 4:21 PM 0
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