Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Gorgeous Girl') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Mary Tharp
Year Of Registration: 1939
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1939
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
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
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 17, 2019 9:44 AM 2,487
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 17, 2019 6:27 AM 708
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Is there a modern iris like Dusky Challenger? by LynNY Jun 17, 2019 8:25 AM 53
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Song Title Irises by Garden10 May 19, 2017 9:22 PM 33
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
Which ones will you be culling this year? (old 2016 thread) by Henhouse May 31, 2019 1:50 PM 198
Irises with lines and stripes by tveguy3 Jan 2, 2018 1:37 PM 895
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Kent's 2016 intro..... by Paul2032 Sep 1, 2015 8:47 PM 50
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
TB's are Poppin' in PA!!!! by Snork Jul 6, 2015 11:30 AM 218
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 16, 2019 3:04 PM 17,375

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