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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: W. R. Dykes
Year Of Registration: 1924
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1924
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow

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
Child plants: 13 child plants

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Location: Zone 6a, PennsylvaniaDate: 2019-01-14New bloom has brighter color
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Suspicious I am by KatsI2 Jun 8, 2021 8:17 PM 6
Iris ID please by comgoddess May 8, 2021 6:22 AM 23
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2021 Iris Season by Australis Sep 14, 2021 7:52 PM 1,539
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2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Need ID, please. Flame Amber? by LynNY Jun 13, 2019 11:11 PM 3
Orange iris by Flowersgalore Jun 15, 2019 4:19 PM 11
Flame Amber by janwax May 26, 2019 7:08 PM 4
A wander around Iris Sisters Farm, May 2019 by Lestv Jan 7, 2020 1:53 PM 67
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden Jun 2, 2020 12:12 AM 78
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871

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