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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ferdinand Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 1932
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1932
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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TBs that make a clump quickly! by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2019 3:11 PM 48
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
Last day to place an order at... by UndertheSun Jun 24, 2018 11:47 PM 4
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
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
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Sharing your best iris pics by bluegrassmom Nov 16, 2016 8:15 AM 154
Beaumont Ridge Iris Clearance by Dachsylady86 Sep 18, 2016 6:12 PM 36
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Please help me ID my NOID by AndreA33 May 16, 2017 7:09 PM 41
Jen's Bluegrass Blooms 2016 by Boxergirl Jun 10, 2016 8:31 AM 212
More plants from France - Cayeux Irises by Misawa77 Apr 10, 2016 7:27 AM 85
Which Irises have you parted ways with and why? by tveguy3 Apr 17, 2017 9:40 PM 256
Let's make a fantasy cross............ by Paul2032 Apr 9, 2016 1:36 AM 128
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
The Top 10 in Your Garden 2015 by janwax Aug 1, 2015 9:59 AM 106
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378

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