Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Copper Imp') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Dolman
Year Of Registration: 1939
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1939
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Bloom Season: Late

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Dauntless x Montour) X Helios

Discussion Threads about this plant
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What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
Marking information: what to include by Keysfins Sep 12, 2018 9:10 AM 17
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
What Permanent Labeling Is Best For Irises? by TBGDN Jul 22, 2019 8:51 PM 117
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
What other plants do you grow besides Irises? by creativeclover Jun 4, 2018 3:20 PM 97
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 13, 2019 11:39 AM 17,361
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
2014 West Coast Trip Pictures by ARUBA1334 Mar 29, 2015 12:36 PM 291
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 13, 2019 6:26 PM 17,966
Pictures......allow me to enjoy iris and my garden in the winter. by Paul2032 Dec 6, 2014 5:35 PM 210
Cayeux Introduction pictures by Misawa77 May 15, 2019 10:49 AM 73
2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
Watch where you stick your shovel by enidcandles Sep 2, 2013 4:58 PM 45

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