Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: 08-619A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: White standards, lemon yellow at base; chrome yellow falls washed and lined red brown, white flash around beards
Beard Color: Gold
Style Arm Color: White washed yellow
Fragrance: Pronounced

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 06-58: (04-550: (02-84: (Classy Claire x 99-473: (Cordoba x Osay Canuc)) x 01-97: (99-736: (Gnus Flash x 97-341C: (Faberge x 95-246: ((9-168: (Salmon Band x Gigolo) x First Fuss) x Mind Reader))) x 99-403, see Fitobetied)) x 04-422: (02-55, see Lip Smackin Good, x Elijah's Fire)) X Looky Loo

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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