Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Dover') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Danenhauer
Year Of Registration: 1934
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1934
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Souv. de Mme. Gaudichau x Cardinal

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
My first red seedling by TBMan Mar 16, 2018 9:08 PM 68
Show us your NOID's by yadah_tyger Nov 8, 2018 6:58 AM 1,288
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462
Show us your Colors - Part 6 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 6:43 PM 190
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Iris by the Alphabet - Part 3 by Muddymitts Jan 31, 2015 9:52 AM 377
Amazing Don, Private Eye - Case of the missing Teenybopper by tveguy3 Jul 31, 2015 10:19 AM 105
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 4, 2019 12:59 AM 17,954
Bearded Irises by midnight21 Jan 27, 2016 11:03 AM 73
Finally! by Snork Jun 17, 2014 2:44 PM 176
Mary Ann's Irises by Muddymitts Aug 11, 2014 11:17 AM 728
How about your favorite amoenas and reverse amoenas? by tveguy3 Apr 18, 2014 10:23 AM 101
Some of your favorite Purple or Violet irises by tveguy3 May 3, 2014 4:51 PM 365
2014 seedlings by KentPfeiffer Aug 5, 2014 7:14 PM 269

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