Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lobelia') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Millet et Fils
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1907
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

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Japanese irises 2019 by Tienito Jul 9, 2019 11:20 PM 31
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
Newbie planning an iris bed by julieseward1 May 12, 2019 4:18 PM 34
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 18, 2019 2:19 PM 1,043
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 20, 2019 1:02 AM 2,504
I think I am too old for this. by caitlinsgarden Mar 12, 2019 11:53 AM 57
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Slightly Off Topic by urania1 Apr 26, 2017 2:47 PM 22
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Color Mixing by Dachsylady86 Jan 20, 2017 2:51 PM 231
What other plants do you grow besides Irises? by creativeclover Jun 4, 2018 3:20 PM 97
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 19, 2019 10:30 AM 17,978
Iris and Blavk Walnut trees by Snork Jun 24, 2014 9:51 AM 6
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321

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