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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Johnson
Year Of Registration: 1938
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1938
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: Lent A. Williamson X unknown

Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Iris Leaf Spot On Flower Buds... by Meredith79 Jun 15, 2017 8:34 AM 22
ID mauve iris by stephaniels2 Jun 15, 2017 8:17 AM 18
Wondrous Love by Meredith79 Jun 2, 2017 5:42 PM 8
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
the dwarf iris has an unfortunate life span. by doctorpartlow Apr 7, 2017 8:08 AM 12
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
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
A New Bloom Season starts! by tveguy3 Jun 28, 2016 2:20 PM 310
Show us your NOID's by yadah_tyger Nov 8, 2018 6:58 AM 1,288
Which irises grow well in YOUR climate? by caitlinsgarden Jul 22, 2015 10:01 AM 36
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Time for the Spoon's irises, Had, have, and want lists! by tveguy3 Dec 25, 2014 12:48 PM 131
Paul Black irises you added this year and/or have by tveguy3 Jan 10, 2015 7:34 PM 253

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