Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Eugenia') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: McKinney
Year Of Registration: 1936
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1936
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Early Mid

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: Don Quixote x DS sdlg

Discussion Threads about this plant
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THRIVE-ers by caitlinsgarden Jun 25, 2018 3:19 PM 44
Which Irises have you parted ways with and why -- 2017 by lovemyhouse May 13, 2017 4:51 AM 58
Your best performing irises for 2016 are?? by bluegrassmom Aug 25, 2016 2:04 AM 55
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
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