Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Golden Imp') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Donahue
Year Of Registration: 1932
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1932
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Bloom Season: Early

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hybridizers and Their Iris by urania1 May 25, 2019 7:42 PM 25
Monty Byers - What a run he had. How many Byers irises do you have? by UndyingLight May 15, 2019 6:52 AM 16
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Sep 15, 2019 11:35 AM 774
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Napa Iris - What Painters' Irises do you have? New orders? by evelyninthegarden Apr 15, 2019 5:13 PM 46
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
Thrivers 2019 by TBMan Jan 21, 2019 12:28 PM 18
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
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
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Aug 22, 2018 9:49 AM 87
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Breck's irises-not blooming by suzysparklesalot Jul 20, 2017 3:02 PM 18
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911

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