Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Wedding Band') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1985
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1986
Seedling Number: 80-38-O4
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Violet
Bloom Color Description: Rosewood standards; violet falls, widely banded rosewood
Beard Color: Red

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: 78-120-0: (Creme De Creme x 78-172T: (Pink Angel x Entourage)) X 76-196J: (Artiste x Tupelo Honey)

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Selling Due To Health by sassafrass Jul 3, 2014 7:22 AM 31

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