Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Melody Maid') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Robert Graves
Year Of Registration: 1939
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1939
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
Parentage: Jean Cayeux x Grace Sturtevant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Aug 1, 2019 11:56 AM 391
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Those Interesting edges! by tveguy3 Jan 21, 2014 1:36 AM 52
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

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