Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Golden West') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jacob Sass
Year Of Registration: 1934
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1934
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1936

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
Parentage: (Y pumila x unknown) X Y TB sdlg

Discussion Threads about this plant
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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
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
2018 iris crosses by arilbred May 14, 2018 3:43 PM 32
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
What other plants do you grow besides Irises? by creativeclover Jun 4, 2018 3:20 PM 97
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 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 18, 2019 3:56 AM 17,974
What Tasco irises do you have? What did you plant this year, Wish list? by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2014 7:58 PM 78
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

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