Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Marky Smith
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: 00-02B
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 11 inches (28 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Light blue
Bloom Color Description: Clean violet tinted blue, white eyelash pattern around beards, pale lavender grey spear below beards
Beard Color: Cream white, yellow in throat
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011
Award of Merit: 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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: Blue Rill X Seafire
Child plants: 2 child plants

Common names
  • Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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