Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Full Measure') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Fred DeForest
Year Of Registration: 1941
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1941
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Late
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self

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: dark yellow seedling X Jean Cayeux

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Sowing, slightly immature, Iris seeds ? by ShawnSteve Jul 1, 2019 3:40 PM 9
Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:38 AM 1,031
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 11, 2019 6:18 PM 707
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 13, 2019 12:35 AM 453
Iris Forum Etiquette by SpringGreenThumb Aug 26, 2016 10:07 AM 64
Okay, NOW I get it... by DogsNDaylilies Jun 5, 2016 8:12 PM 47
Tall bearded iris resistant to iris borer??? by csandt Apr 23, 2016 6:12 PM 14
What type of property do you have to plant Iris? by AlanJ Nov 20, 2017 6:19 AM 103
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 14, 2019 11:10 AM 17,367
Companions with Iris by Henhouse Oct 19, 2014 8:03 PM 61
Father forgive me for I have sinned by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2012 4:13 AM 47

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