Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Floribunda') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Max Goos & August Koenemann
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1910
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bitone

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Parentage unknown

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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Sep 21, 2015 11:30 AM

Originally classified as a Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris, but since reclassified as a Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris.

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