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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lapham
Year Of Registration: 1937
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1937
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid

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: Springmaid x Lyndon

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Early season at Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm by Lestv Sep 11, 2019 12:07 PM 31
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Irises 2017: Wet, Cold & Muddy by TBGDN Jul 18, 2017 10:43 AM 124
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Cutting back Iris foliage - your experience? by HoosierHarvester Dec 29, 2015 10:49 AM 124
What's the largest iris flower you can think of? by djinnevada Oct 12, 2015 10:17 PM 18
New irises/new kitten by janwax Sep 11, 2015 6:27 AM 42
2015 American Iris Society Convention, Portland, Oregon by coboro Jan 1, 2016 9:34 PM 373
Show us your Colors - Part 6 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 6:43 PM 190
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 14, 2019 10:47 AM 17,972
What Tasco irises do you have? What did you plant this year, Wish list? by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2014 7:58 PM 78
Japanese iris by vanozzi Oct 23, 2018 1:08 PM 469
The Naming of Irises by janwax Nov 19, 2014 9:07 PM 66
Re-bloom Photos by Moiris Jan 7, 2015 9:17 AM 621
What insect lays eggs on Iris by HoosierHarvester Aug 26, 2014 5:13 PM 4
Early Blooming Iris by springcolor Apr 10, 2012 5:18 PM 267

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