Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Coral Sea') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Doran
Year Of Registration: 1930
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1930
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
What's the allure over Dusky Challenger? by lilpod13 Jul 1, 2019 8:20 PM 38
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Sep 15, 2019 11:35 AM 774
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
My new favorite iris growing now... by evelyninthegarden Jun 21, 2018 12:18 PM 36
Visit to Salem, Oregon May 18 - 19 by AndreaD May 30, 2018 12:21 AM 16
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Trade iris by arilbred Apr 20, 2018 6:40 AM 3
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Color Mixing by Dachsylady86 Jan 20, 2017 2:51 PM 231
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
What other plants do you grow besides Irises? by creativeclover Jun 4, 2018 3:20 PM 97
The Sutton bed by arilbred Feb 13, 2016 9:33 AM 1

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