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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Augusto Bianco
Year Of Registration: 2011
Seedling Number: 22-04
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 11 inches (28 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Bloom Color Description: Pressed grapes standards, violet veins; pressed grapes falls edged violet veins, white throat
Beard Color: Ivory
Style Arm Color: Light wine
Fragrance: Slight
Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: Ruby Eruption X Irish Harp
Child plants: one child plant

Iris Second Life

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Share your SDB pics! by bluegrassmom Sep 14, 2021 2:43 PM 75
my first seedlings by Serjio Jul 28, 2021 12:50 PM 288
When you have leaves and no blooms by ScarletTricycle Jun 4, 2020 11:44 PM 3
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
Best spreadsheet.... by evelyninthegarden Oct 13, 2019 10:15 PM 17
It's that time of year... by Polymerous Jul 3, 2019 3:12 PM 1
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jun 28, 2021 1:40 PM 3,628
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
The Naming of Irises by janwax Nov 26, 2017 3:54 PM 38
Thoughts and prayers by lilpod13 Oct 14, 2017 9:20 PM 30
Looking for a true sky blue iris.... by SherriRaye Sep 14, 2017 3:44 AM 36

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