Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Eastern Star') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Samuel Berry
Year Of Registration: 1933
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1933
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Early

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: Argentina x Colonial

Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
my botrytis journey -- (and struggle) by TBMan Apr 17, 2018 9:53 AM 31
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:34 AM 2,701
Utah Iris Season 2017 by Zencat Nov 1, 2017 10:24 AM 521
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Severe Weather Forecast Sites by yadah_tyger Apr 29, 2016 2:01 AM 50
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 14, 2019 8:01 PM 17,370
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Bonemeal use when planting Irises by Idahofam Nov 13, 2013 10:58 PM 38
Share your Iris gardens by Muddymitts Apr 7, 2014 6:17 AM 54

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