Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Honey Boy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Marcella Keller
Year Of Registration: 1931
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1931
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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What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden May 11, 2019 1:46 PM 26
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Tempo Two by janwax Oct 29, 2016 11:05 AM 130
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
Link the names game by coboro Feb 7, 2016 7:25 PM 45
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 16, 2019 3:04 PM 17,375
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
Marvin Davis introductions by Misawa77 Jan 14, 2014 10:51 PM 20
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
Lets watch our iris grow and bloom by Paul2032 May 17, 2013 7:06 PM 267
wanda rezac's list part 2 s-z by irisawe Oct 23, 2017 7:04 AM 20
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