Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lady Bird') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Samuel Burchfield
Year Of Registration: 1926
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1927
Seedling Number: 200
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Bloom Season: Early

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

The ATP Top 50 Xeriscapic PlantsThe ATP Top 50 Xeriscapic Plants
July 19, 2014

Does xeriscapic mean boring and dry looking? Absolutely not! You'll never believe what beautiful blooms are available for the non-irrigated landscape. Come in and see.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Aug 1, 2019 11:56 AM 391
THRIVE-ers by caitlinsgarden Jun 25, 2018 3:19 PM 44
Song Title Irises by Garden10 May 19, 2017 9:22 PM 33
Show Us your "Dark Top" irises by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2016 5:13 AM 87
Show us your NOID's by yadah_tyger Nov 8, 2018 6:58 AM 1,288
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Most Anticipated by janwax Sep 11, 2015 9:29 PM 176
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 14, 2019 8:01 PM 17,370
Show me some signs of SPRING! by tveguy3 May 3, 2015 7:41 AM 999
Most disliked by TiaLee Nov 26, 2017 5:33 PM 162

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