Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Chiffon') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tobie
Year Of Registration: 1931
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): not introduced
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid

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

Garden Tour: blue23roseGarden Tour: blue23rose
August 12, 2012

We are traveling to Southwest Indiana to take a look at the lovely gardens of blue23rose. You are going to really enjoy this Garden Tour.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I'm digging this weekend... by evelyninthegarden Jul 7, 2019 5:55 PM 4
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Nov 20, 2019 2:05 AM 2,720
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Show us your NOID's by yadah_tyger Nov 8, 2018 6:58 AM 1,288
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Superstition 2015 introductions by Misawa77 Jul 4, 2015 12:04 PM 585
Time for the Spoon's irises, Had, have, and want lists! by tveguy3 Dec 25, 2014 12:48 PM 131
last minute irises by janwax Aug 30, 2014 9:19 AM 56
Flat Bearded Iris by Paul2032 May 14, 2012 7:20 AM 20

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