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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: William Mohr
Year Of Registration: 1923
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1923
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: 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
Parentage: Juniata x unknown

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Do you have some favorite iris photos to share? by janwax Jun 27, 2019 3:45 PM 21
Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Sep 15, 2019 11:35 AM 774
What is the top 2 or 3 irises you want by creativeclover May 26, 2019 12:58 AM 26
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 17, 2019 10:13 PM 1,042
How many bearded irises are you growing? by Hybridizer Jun 30, 2019 10:12 PM 85
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 17, 2019 9:44 AM 2,487
Superstition Iris Gardens 2019 Introductions by lovemyhouse Dec 30, 2018 11:28 AM 82
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 17, 2019 6:55 PM 709
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bloom Gallery/Log Hanover PA - 2018 by Misawa77 May 18, 2018 6:20 PM 57
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Aug 30, 2018 5:44 AM 53
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872

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