Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Violet Snow') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: William Bledsoe
Year Of Registration: 1975
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1978
Seedling Number: 72-33
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White, bordered full violet
Beard Color: Violet

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: Tea Apron X Stepping Out

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Photos from Presby 2019 by BrightonPark Apr 11, 2020 8:11 PM 11
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Sep 22, 2020 8:24 PM 69
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Aug 20, 2020 11:34 AM 3,251
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Visit to Thelma's Iris Garden by Cuzz4short Jul 18, 2016 7:02 PM 161
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Iris for dry shade? by Pistil Jun 30, 2015 3:18 PM 29
Trades? by Henhouse Jun 25, 2015 8:27 AM 47
how does one get into trading on here by irisfirefighter Apr 25, 2018 6:14 PM 110
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Sep 24, 2020 6:01 AM 19,236
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Amazing Don, Private Eye - Case of the missing Teenybopper by tveguy3 Jul 31, 2015 10:19 AM 105

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