Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Early Dawn') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Grace Sturtevant
Year Of Registration: 1924
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1924
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: Sarabande X unknown

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloom times defined... by cinvasko Sep 7, 2019 4:59 PM 11
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 17, 2019 10:13 PM 1,042
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 17, 2019 9:44 AM 2,487
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Nov 18, 2019 1:40 PM 2,705
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Aug 14, 2019 4:31 AM 1,488
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 18, 2019 1:44 PM 17,975
Do you have some Van Liere irises? Any on your wish list? by tveguy3 Jan 16, 2015 3:58 PM 40
More TB seedlings by diggit Jun 19, 2019 11:49 AM 130
Let's talk turquy by diggit Sep 9, 2017 10:21 PM 56
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
What did you order this year? by Paul2032 Aug 1, 2013 2:05 PM 66

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