Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lynda Miller
Year Of Registration: 1987
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: 785A
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Registered Height: 6-6.5 inches (15-17 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Violet
Bloom Color Description: Pale bluebird blue, falls veined full dauphins violet, hafts veined dark gold
Beard Color: Bluebird blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1990
Award of Merit: 1994
Caparne-Welch Medal: 1998

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: Betty Emmons X Hoogpum Purple

Common names
  • Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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