Miniature Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Red Trooper') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Kenneth Fisher
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: 02-16
Classification: Miniature Tall Bearded (MTB)
Registered Height: 22 inches (56 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Dark red standards; red falls
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: Red

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: TCK5-1: (TZZ8: (New Wave x New Idea) x self) X H2: (EE8: (TE4: (Puppy Love x Pink Kewpie) x self)) x MMM5: (70-11 x Buttercup Charm) x 79-1) x (Chickee x (Carolyn Rose x (Carolyn Rose x Hanson sdlg.))
Child plants: 5 child plants


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