Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Mardi') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Baker
Year Of Registration: 1936
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1936
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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Bee pods...have you collected any? by evelyninthegarden Jun 27, 2019 6:35 PM 35
Choose 10 by DaisyDo Sep 10, 2019 10:42 AM 81
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:46 AM 452
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Oct 13, 2019 9:19 PM 2,132
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Story Time by Polymerous Jan 17, 2017 7:35 AM 52
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Aug 14, 2019 4:31 AM 1,488
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Top 10 most wanted list for next year by UndertheSun Oct 29, 2017 3:27 AM 288
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Is there a special name for irises with several colors blending across the falls by LaJuana May 6, 2018 4:20 PM 39
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117

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