Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Copper Piece') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Kellogg
Year Of Registration: 1935
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1935
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1936

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
Parentage: Dauntless X unknown
Child plants: 4 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
What Permanent Labeling Is Best For Irises? by TBGDN Jul 22, 2019 8:51 PM 117
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 20, 2019 5:41 PM 17,982
Some pretty no id Irises to brighten winter days... by gemini_sage Sep 14, 2015 11:49 AM 410
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624

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