Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Far North') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Sam Graham
Year Of Registration: unknown
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): unknown
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid Late

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: Purissima x unknown

Celebrating Winter Interest!Celebrating Winter Interest!
February 14, 2015

Pine cones, seed heads, winter bloomers, colorful red berries, and much more! Let's kick off Winter Interest Week with a look at the most popular plants in our database that give some kind of interest to our gardens in the winter. We also introduce a new gallery option in our database for winter interest, with bonus acorns this week!

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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
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The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Signs of Spring ! by janwax May 5, 2018 5:27 PM 251
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:34 AM 2,701
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
.... anyone grow irises in Alaska? by TBMan Nov 8, 2017 10:22 AM 6
rhizome rot by TomballEd Nov 6, 2017 3:51 PM 9

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