Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Mauna Loa') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Samuel Berry
Year Of Registration: 1926
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1926
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Violet

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
Child plants: 36 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloom 16 zone 7 by arilbred May 30, 2016 10:37 PM 100
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A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Show me some signs of SPRING! by tveguy3 May 3, 2015 7:41 AM 999
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182

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