Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Gold Leaf') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jesse Nicholls
Year Of Registration: 1932
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1932
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
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: Candlelight x Y seedling

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Steep bank - Can I use Irises as an easy-care ground cover under trees? by Valerie1234 May 1, 2019 3:56 PM 21
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
Poetry and Prose in the Garden by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2018 11:25 PM 3
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 11, 2019 6:18 PM 707
red beard (not orange) on a dark purple, dark blue, black, or near blavk self by DaisyDo Sep 2, 2019 7:17 AM 35
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Sep 2, 2019 9:40 PM 226
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Which irises grow well in YOUR climate? by caitlinsgarden Jul 22, 2015 10:01 AM 36
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 14, 2019 1:15 PM 17,369
Show me some signs of SPRING! by tveguy3 May 3, 2015 7:41 AM 999
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 14, 2019 10:47 AM 17,972
Irises in the mixed garden- combos, companion plants, design ideas, culture by gemini_sage Sep 30, 2016 12:55 PM 354
When do you apply Preen? by Paul2032 May 26, 2013 6:12 PM 18
Lets watch our iris grow....... by Paul2032 May 6, 2013 4:26 PM 384
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