Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'G. W. Peake') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Willis Fryer
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1917
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: 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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
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Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 16, 2019 2:57 AM 454
2018 iris wish list by creativeclover Oct 5, 2018 9:37 PM 20
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What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:34 AM 2,701
Iris in the desert? by KatyLLL Oct 1, 2017 7:07 AM 17
Breck's irises-not blooming by suzysparklesalot Jul 20, 2017 3:02 PM 18
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Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Some irises that need a home by UndertheSun Oct 17, 2016 8:45 PM 129
Iris Etiquette by crowrita1 May 19, 2017 12:51 PM 104
Show your progress by Cuzz4short Apr 13, 2017 4:34 AM 470
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Jun 28, 2019 2:47 PM 553
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323

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