Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Kindly Light') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Samuel Berry
Year Of Registration: 1938
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1938
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: (Purissima x Colonial) X sibling

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
My first red seedling by TBMan Mar 16, 2018 9:08 PM 68
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Celebrating Tempo Two Irises! by IrisLilli Dec 19, 2016 2:44 PM 72
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Mulch Madness.... by Snork Jun 19, 2016 4:24 AM 124
Let's Talk "Dirt" . . . by AlanJ Aug 22, 2016 6:20 AM 87
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 22, 2019 9:08 AM 17,983
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624

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