Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Easter Morn') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Edward Essig
Year Of Registration: 1931
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1931
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Flower Patterns: Self
Fragrance: Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1931
Award of Merit: 1933

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: California Blue X (Argentina x Conquistador)
Child plants: 59 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Jun 28, 2019 2:47 PM 553
Severe Weather Forecast Sites by yadah_tyger Apr 29, 2016 2:01 AM 50
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 18, 2019 1:44 PM 17,975
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
HIPS sale list up by Henhouse Jul 16, 2014 8:49 PM 57
Bloom is busting out all over............. by Paul2032 Jul 2, 2014 2:04 PM 671
More Iris Bloom in My Utah Garden by Paul2032 Jun 11, 2013 9:16 AM 246
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

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