Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Honey Gold') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tobie
Year Of Registration: 1940
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1940
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Patterns: Plicata

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
Parentage: Junaluska x Mercedita

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden May 11, 2019 1:46 PM 26
Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
My very first iris garden bed... by evelyninthegarden Oct 25, 2018 7:25 PM 36
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 11, 2019 6:18 PM 707
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
2018 orders by aikenforflowers May 17, 2018 11:47 PM 32
A Visit to Bluebird Haven Iris Gardens by evelyninthegarden Jun 1, 2018 12:10 PM 27
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
yellow or buffy iris by DaisyDo Aug 15, 2019 3:19 PM 34
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942

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