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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1974
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1975
Seedling Number: 69-109L
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Sparkling white
Beard Color: White
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1977

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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 66-95I: ((((Snow Flurry x Sierra Skies) x First Courtship) (Nina's Delight sib x First Courtship)) x (Poet's Dream x (Frosted Starlight x Demetria))) X 67-88K: ((Patricia Craig x (First Courtship x Nina's Delight sib)) x Seance)
Child plants: 10 child plants

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