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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: David Hall
Year Of Registration: 1939
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1939
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1947

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: (Claribel x Sachem) X Orloff

Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
AIS Awards are up by Polymerous Aug 22, 2018 11:22 PM 46
Best Blue (Closest To True Blue) Iris by jmcbackyarddigger May 6, 2019 9:19 AM 25
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Aug 14, 2019 4:31 AM 1,488
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
Iris Rescues by Lestv Apr 14, 2019 4:45 PM 36
Cayeux Introduction pictures by Misawa77 May 15, 2019 10:49 AM 73

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