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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: PP 705-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 41 inches (104 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Red
Beard Color: Gold in throat, red in middle and end
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2017

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: Red Hot Lover X HH 692-A: (DD 540-1: (Y 682-2, pollen parent of Diabolique, x AA 2303-A: (F2, unknown, x Hell's Fire)) x EE 301-A: (AA 821-D, Fortunate Son pollen parent sibling, x 1985 #25, unknown))

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Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon Date: 2015-05-02
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-02
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Date: 2015-02-17
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2017-05-24
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-02
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-12
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Location: north bedDate: 2019-05-293 years since last bloom
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Location: north bedDate: 2019-05-293 years since last bloom
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Date: 2014-05-22
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Location: Catheys Valley CADate: 04-27-2015Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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