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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Amos Perry
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1911
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: I. cengialti x unknown

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 17, 2019 9:44 AM 2,487
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Jul 4, 2019 5:04 AM 213
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
2018 orders by aikenforflowers May 17, 2018 11:47 PM 32
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Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
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I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
Song Title Irises by Garden10 May 19, 2017 9:22 PM 33
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Tempo Two by janwax Oct 29, 2016 11:05 AM 130
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Your favorite hybridizer/s and why... by janwax Aug 17, 2015 11:16 AM 75
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