Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Dark Angel') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Baker III
Year Of Registration: 1938
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1938
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Bloom Season: Early 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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Louis Bel X BD seedling

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
2019 Bloom has started - Daisy's Garden by DaisyDo Jun 7, 2019 7:29 PM 80
What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 13, 2019 10:52 PM 54
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 13, 2019 7:51 PM 2,470
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Breezeway is open for business by grannysgarden Apr 23, 2018 3:09 PM 52
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Aug 1, 2019 11:56 AM 391
Companion planting by IdyllicIris Feb 4, 2019 3:12 PM 37
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
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
Let's Talk "Dirt" . . . by AlanJ Aug 22, 2016 6:20 AM 87
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 13, 2019 11:39 AM 17,361
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 13, 2019 8:58 PM 17,968
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160

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