Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'E. H. Jenkins') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Arthur Bliss
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
Parentage: Princess Beatrice x I. trojana
Child plants: 3 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
Iris Time in PA by Snork Jun 17, 2017 7:46 AM 201
Who is going to the AIS Region 3 Rhizome sale on July 16 at Jenkins Arboretum? by Misawa77 Jul 6, 2016 7:23 PM 28
Show Us Your Spurias by Moiris Apr 14, 2016 2:51 PM 44
Local groups' shows and sales by djinnevada Mar 29, 2016 8:38 AM 34
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112

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