Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sapphire Lace') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frederick Kerr
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: 03-126A1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 29 inches (74 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
White
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, edged light blue
Beard Color: Yellow in throat and middle, white end
Style Arm Color: White
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Parentage unknown

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Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Ok..I am gonna give it a try by MISSINGROSIE Jun 18, 2016 11:02 AM 107
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Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
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