Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Garden Rose') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tobie
Year Of Registration: 1936
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1936
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: Sweet Lavender X unknown

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Is it possible....? by evelyninthegarden Jun 1, 2019 3:20 PM 6
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Newbie planning an iris bed by julieseward1 May 12, 2019 4:18 PM 34
Mosaic Virus in Irises by FullyWashable Nov 11, 2019 4:41 AM 31
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
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Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Sep 15, 2019 11:35 AM 774
ugh I've got an out-of-season itch to purchase irises lol! by Rebekah Apr 29, 2019 2:11 PM 19
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 9, 2019 4:05 AM 1,028
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
Who's going to the AIS Convention? by IdyllicIris Feb 25, 2019 6:10 PM 8
Grab bags at Sutton or Stout? by catanache Feb 15, 2019 9:56 AM 71

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