Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Alton Pyburn
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: 01-47-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31 inches (79 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Description: Light grey cream green standards; cream white falls, light orange yellow hafts
Beard Color: Orange, white flounce at end, purple horn in middle
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Flounces
Style Arm Color: Light grey cream green
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Poppa John X Air Up There

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  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Location: Meadowbrook Garden  Waukesha, Wisconsin
Date: 2010-06-03
Moderate hail damage to standards.

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