Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: 07-854
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Blue lavender, pink undertoned, ages more silvery
Beard Color: Tangerine
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2015

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: Uptown Lady X Rite of Passage
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2019-06-12
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2015-05-29
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2015-05-29

Date: 2019-05-26
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2023-05-21
Location: Mid-America Garden, Brooks, Oregon
Date: 2015-05-22
AIS National Convention, Portland, OR--Iris in Wonderland 2015
Location: Home garden
Date: 2018-05-07
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2017-07-24
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2021-05-11
Soul Mate (Ghio 2013)
Location: Michigan-my garden
Date: June 2022

Date: 2014-05-19
Location: my yard
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2019-05-17
Soul Mate (Ghio '13)
Uploaded by ARUBA1334
Location: my yard
Date: 2018

Date: 2014-05-20
Uploaded by coboro

Date: 2014-05-23
Location: Catheys Valley CA
Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi

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