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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Marcella Keller
Year Of Registration: 1943
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1943
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Late

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: seedling x seedling

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 11, 2019 6:18 PM 707
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Aug 1, 2019 11:56 AM 391
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
How vigorous are these Classic Iris ? by Denman55 Sep 10, 2015 10:28 AM 26
Planting Iris rhizomes .... by Denman55 Aug 22, 2015 3:45 PM 66
Trades? by Henhouse Jun 25, 2015 8:27 AM 47
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 4, 2019 12:59 AM 17,954
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Rhizome sale from upper peninsula Michigan by DaveinPA Aug 14, 2014 10:50 AM 8
What's on your iris wish list? by janwax Jul 22, 2014 4:48 PM 85
Historics... which ones are standouts in your garden? by Henhouse Jul 1, 2016 1:02 PM 339
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

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