Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Dr. Potter') 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
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Bitone

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Do you have some favorite iris photos to share? by janwax Jun 27, 2019 3:45 PM 21
Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
Looking for help by Greyduck Feb 28, 2019 11:56 AM 7
Who's going to the AIS Convention? by IdyllicIris Feb 25, 2019 6:10 PM 8
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 17, 2019 6:55 PM 709
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Signs of Spring ! by janwax May 5, 2018 5:27 PM 251
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Nov 17, 2019 9:50 PM 2,702
The Naming of Irises by janwax Nov 26, 2017 3:54 PM 38
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Aug 1, 2019 11:56 AM 391
Thoughts and prayers by lilpod13 Oct 14, 2017 9:20 PM 30
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
"Iris Culture and Hybridizing for Everyone" by janwax Nov 16, 2017 6:43 PM 41
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Jun 28, 2019 2:47 PM 553
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Severe Weather Forecast Sites by yadah_tyger Apr 29, 2016 2:01 AM 50

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