Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Miss Blue') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: William McKee
Year Of Registration: 1933
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1933
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: Sensation x mixed pollen

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Mid-May at Mid-America by Lestv Sep 2, 2019 5:47 AM 87
Yes, I have an ID question by evelyninthegarden Jun 16, 2019 8:58 PM 12
Help with id please by daredra Jul 4, 2019 10:03 AM 14
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Iris Blooms-Deep in the Heart of Texas & More by Smyers817 Jul 26, 2019 9:48 PM 74
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Sep 15, 2019 11:35 AM 774
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What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 13, 2019 10:52 PM 54
Hello - Introduction and Public GOAL Declaration by wvyen Jan 13, 2019 7:53 PM 26
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 14, 2019 10:45 AM 2,473
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Superstition Iris Gardens 2019 Introductions by lovemyhouse Dec 30, 2018 11:28 AM 82
Iris Political humor ahead of the midterms by lilpod13 Nov 10, 2018 2:00 AM 4
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 11, 2019 6:18 PM 707
Sooo hot ........... :crying: by TBMan Aug 1, 2018 4:34 AM 79
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Aug 22, 2018 9:49 AM 87

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