Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Harris') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Millet et Fils
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1912
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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New Dykes Winner............... by Paul2032 Aug 20, 2019 5:55 PM 26
Need a recomendation by jo1836 Jul 9, 2019 3:18 PM 2
Japanese irises 2019 by Tienito Jul 9, 2019 11:20 PM 31
Early season at Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm by Lestv Sep 11, 2019 12:07 PM 31
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
Iris visit by Rebekah May 18, 2019 9:10 AM 69
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
Japanese Iris Showing Up Again by Hikermann Feb 9, 2019 9:28 AM 8
AIS Awards are up by Polymerous Aug 22, 2018 11:22 PM 46
Wish me luck!? by JLKelley Sep 28, 2018 11:54 AM 16
After well nigh 50 years of growing iris .................. by TBMan Jun 17, 2018 8:48 AM 87
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
New intros at Ensata Garden by frankrichards16 Apr 28, 2018 5:07 AM 13
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503

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