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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: X-3842
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 8: 10° to 20°
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, washed pansy; bright white falls, dark purple, near black plicata edge
Beard Color: Electric blue
Style Arm Color: Pansy
Fragrance: Slight
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: V-473: (Ahwahnee Princess x Poignant) X V-491: (Drop of Sunshine x Short Line)
Child plants: one child plant

Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens

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