Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Blue Ocean') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: James Kirkland
Year Of Registration: 1939
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1939
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
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)
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Feb 25, 2017 6:01 AM 8,374
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
2014 West Coast Trip Pictures by ARUBA1334 Mar 29, 2015 12:36 PM 291
Japanese iris by vanozzi Nov 30, 2016 5:44 PM 457
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Dec 30, 2014 9:31 AM 271
Paul Black irises you added this year and/or have by tveguy3 Jan 10, 2015 7:34 PM 253
Blue iris by TiaLee Sep 30, 2014 4:05 PM 104
What's on your iris wish list? by janwax Jul 22, 2014 4:48 PM 85
Who wants to take a stab at some Blue NOIDs? by Henhouse Apr 21, 2014 6:34 AM 25
Bloom is busting out all over............. by Paul2032 Jul 2, 2014 2:04 PM 671
2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
Purple base foliage in pictures by Misawa77 Nov 18, 2013 9:52 AM 40
Napa Iris Garden visit by Calif_Sue Oct 15, 2014 10:57 AM 32
WooHoo! The first dwarf bearded is blooming by zuzu Apr 29, 2012 10:26 AM 127
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

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