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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Hans Peter Sass
Year Of Registration: 1929
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1929
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

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Iris ID??? Maybe Stepping Out??? by petruske Aug 3, 2018 10:01 AM 6
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When making new iris beds, how do you arrange them? by evelyninthegarden Jun 22, 2018 4:48 PM 21
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