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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frances Cleveland
Year Of Registration: 1920
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1920
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Foliage: Purple Based

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: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
"Thrivers" -- 2018 by TBMan Nov 7, 2018 1:09 PM 115
Merian Gardens in Basel (Bâle) Switzerland by sunnyvalley Apr 5, 2018 12:20 PM 236
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Your Best Orange by PutteringinIdaho May 28, 2016 2:15 AM 22
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750
Blooming in Kentucky - 2015 by Muddymitts May 29, 2016 3:59 AM 367
It's The Most Wonderful Time Of the Year! by Lestv Sep 21, 2015 8:23 PM 555
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Dec 15, 2020 8:15 PM 1,828
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jan 19, 2021 12:21 AM 18,900
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
OK, so how many have you got ordered??? by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2014 10:16 PM 759
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
Let's talk turquy by diggit Sep 9, 2017 10:21 PM 56
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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