Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Dr. Mann') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Willis Fryer
Year Of Registration: 1924
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1924
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 2 child plants

Tulips Among the Siberian IrisesTulips Among the Siberian Irises
September 7, 2014

Add tulips between your clumps of Siberian irises and add an early season of bloom.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Something's not right about this by DaisyDo Jul 27, 2019 8:12 AM 48
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poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
Are there iris borers in Europe? by caitlinsgarden Jul 2, 2018 1:45 PM 13
Possible historic NOID by Buzzbea424 Jun 6, 2018 8:53 PM 0
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Mary's Garden 2018 by urania1 Jul 18, 2018 10:26 AM 162
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
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