Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Dawn Flower') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Robert Graves
Year Of Registration: 1939
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1939
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
Parentage: Rameses x Sensation

Discussion Threads about this plant
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California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 9, 2019 4:05 AM 1,028
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I have noticed something about my iris choices by creativeclover Sep 7, 2015 11:58 PM 45
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 11, 2019 6:03 PM 17,354
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
check ID (8-30-14) by iciris Sep 10, 2014 2:03 AM 67
Bloom is busting out all over............. by Paul2032 Jul 2, 2014 2:04 PM 671
How about some neutrals by ge1836 Apr 4, 2014 10:47 PM 26
2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
Blooming Over The Last Few Days by Betja May 31, 2012 10:46 AM 321
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

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