Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Hollies') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Amos Perry
Year Of Registration: 1933
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1933
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)

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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Song Title Irises by Garden10 May 19, 2017 9:22 PM 33
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 12, 2019 1:39 PM 17,358
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 12, 2019 2:47 PM 17,958
Little evergreen trees to go around iris without blocking the sun. by Linneaj Aug 28, 2014 8:58 PM 7

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