Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Mary Garden') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bertrand Farr
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1913
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 2 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Welcome to a new member....... by Paul2032 Aug 16, 2019 1:14 PM 11
Planting Iris Rhizomes - At an Angle, Horizontal, or What? by Silver92 Aug 2, 2019 11:54 PM 7
Preparing Iris Beds by AndreaD Aug 4, 2019 7:34 PM 17
Iris international competition by ttkc4704 Jun 9, 2019 2:11 PM 18
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
TBs that make a clump quickly! by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2019 3:11 PM 48
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Choose 10 by DaisyDo Sep 10, 2019 10:42 AM 81
Results of voting on the 2018 Tall Bearded Symosium Popularity Poll by DaisyDo Apr 10, 2019 1:04 PM 14
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 18, 2019 2:19 PM 1,043
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
Grab bags at Sutton or Stout? by catanache Feb 15, 2019 9:56 AM 71
Specials at Bluebird Haven Iris Gardens by evelyninthegarden Jan 12, 2019 7:54 PM 2
Looking for Historics by JLKelley Jan 27, 2019 11:19 AM 14
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 20, 2019 9:31 PM 2,509
The Best for Less by Polymerous Jan 2, 2019 3:45 PM 14
Mary Hess at Bluebird Haven Iris Gardens - Distinguished Service Award by evelyninthegarden Jan 24, 2019 11:35 AM 12
..... these Ukrainian/Eastern Europe originated irises --- by TBMan Nov 18, 2019 1:41 PM 67

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