Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Star Wars') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Elvan Roderick
Year Of Registration: 1980
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1981
Seedling Number: PU7802
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Magenta
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Indigo blue purple
Beard Color: Blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1983
Award of Merit: 1985

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
Parentage: Ruffled Ballet X Navy Strut
Child plants: 7 child plants

Clump View Of Star Wars In My Iris Garden 2004

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Location: My GardensDate: May 21, 2004Clump View Of Star Wars In My Iris Garden 2004
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
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Missing from the 2017 Sutton's catalog by arilbred Mar 31, 2017 1:24 AM 25
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Feb 20, 2016 6:09 PM 215
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Most Anticipated by janwax Sep 11, 2015 9:29 PM 176
Susquehanna Iris Society show in York PA by Misawa77 Jun 9, 2015 7:02 AM 111
My first tiny of the season! by tveguy3 May 22, 2015 9:35 PM 303
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jul 18, 2018 3:36 PM 13,715
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jul 18, 2018 8:18 AM 15,458
The Naming of Irises by janwax Nov 19, 2014 9:07 PM 66
A few iris in need of a new home by Lestv Sep 4, 2014 5:16 PM 93
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561

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