Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lesley Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1980
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1980
Seedling Number: LL-18-4
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Cream
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Creamy white standards, rose tan sanding all over; falls similar but more definite edging of rose tan and deeper stitching on hafts
Beard Color: White, tipped bright red tangerine

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
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: B. Blyth H56: (E-138-1: (Serenity x Regards) x Dove Wings) X unknown
Child plants: 176 child plants

Common names
  • Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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