Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: E49-4
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 25 inches (64 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Lavender blue standards, small white area; white falls, 1/4" solid deeper lavender blue edge, 1/4" inner band of blue dots, hafts brown
Beard Color: Lavender at end, old gold to bronze in throat
Fragrance: Sweet

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: Unbalanced Tetraploid
Parentage: C29-4: (A30-5: (Taja x 32-2: (Yipee x ((Sniffs 'n' Sneezes x Hammered Copper) x (((Guinea Gold x Pulse Rate) x Tiger Rouge) x (Royal Blush x Invoking))))) x A14-8: (Smoky Imp x Chanted)) X C146-2: (A113-3: (Electrique x Imprimis) x A80-2: (Y2-1: (Tango Bravo x ((Alpine Journey x Beachgirl) x ((Beachgirl x (Tranquil Star x Coral Strand)) x (Persian Smoke x Chimbolam)))) x Chocolate Vanilla))

Common names
  • Intermediate Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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