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

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris
Give a thumbs up Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Franklin Cook
Year Of Registration: 1930
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1930
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: Souv. de Loetitia Michaud x unknown

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 12, 2019 7:47 AM 17,355
Can you tell me anything about these irises? by meslgh Sep 4, 2014 9:03 PM 48
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
What got you started in Irises? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2012 6:38 PM 27
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by mcash70 and is called "September at the lake"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.