Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Le Tigre') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ferdinand Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 1931
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1931
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid Late

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Most floriferous, favorite SDBs and MDBs by William Jul 29, 2019 3:51 PM 213
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
A New Bloom Season starts! by tveguy3 Jun 28, 2016 2:20 PM 310
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Cayeux has the new intro's posted by tveguy3 Feb 5, 2015 10:32 AM 32
Cayeux Introduction pictures by Misawa77 May 15, 2019 10:49 AM 73
How about your favorite amoenas and reverse amoenas? by tveguy3 Apr 18, 2014 10:23 AM 101

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