Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'E. C. Shaw') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Willis Fryer
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1919
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)

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

A Walk in a Peony GardenA Walk in a Peony Garden
May 29, 2015

Here in the beautiful Willamette Valley of Oregon the spring days are inching their way into summer. What better time to visit a local commercial peony garden to take in the sight of these wonderful plants in bloom.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Overrated/Underrated Irises by UndyingLight Jun 19, 2019 8:29 AM 66
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What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698

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