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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Goos & Koenemann
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1907
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata

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: Dalmatica X Maori King
Child plants: 27 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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transplanting bearded iris-too late? by pinkruffles Oct 26, 2019 8:00 AM 2
Pictures of your vendor boxes by janielouy Nov 10, 2019 7:00 PM 11
Rare Blend by evelyninthegarden Oct 30, 2019 10:23 PM 18
Iris Database by evelyninthegarden Oct 17, 2019 9:19 PM 8
Best spreadsheet.... by evelyninthegarden Oct 13, 2019 10:15 PM 17
One more post with planting questions... by cinvasko Sep 19, 2019 7:51 AM 3
Am I planting them correctly? by cinvasko Sep 29, 2019 3:52 AM 30
Bloom times defined... by cinvasko Sep 7, 2019 4:59 PM 11
Tall or climbing companion plants with TB iris? by cinvasko Sep 25, 2019 7:00 PM 8
TB iris spacing in temporary beds? by cinvasko Oct 14, 2019 6:35 PM 26
Bearded Iris Bon Vivant by Cherry2019 Sep 1, 2019 9:52 AM 13
I need help, lots of questions by butterandjam Sep 5, 2019 11:39 PM 15
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
New Dykes Winner............... by Paul2032 Aug 20, 2019 5:55 PM 26
Iris records by ttkc4704 Aug 15, 2019 9:28 PM 16
Iris pods question by steve_m Aug 8, 2019 11:21 PM 6
ID on a Australian Iris by PaulaHocking Aug 3, 2019 5:33 AM 2
Growing iris in pots by bluegrassmom Aug 3, 2019 10:28 AM 6
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Newbie needing advice by julieseward1 Jul 28, 2019 4:37 PM 7

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