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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Amos Perry
Year Of Registration: 1923
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1923
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
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Overrated/Underrated Irises by UndyingLight Jun 19, 2019 8:29 AM 66
Grab bags at Sutton or Stout? by catanache Feb 15, 2019 9:56 AM 71
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 21, 2019 9:40 PM 2,510
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
A caterpillar in my iris by LynnDel Sep 22, 2018 12:18 PM 8
Thought I would give them a try... by GaNinFl May 28, 2018 6:49 AM 5
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
2018 iris crosses by arilbred May 14, 2018 3:43 PM 32
My new Iris by Monetwwqi Apr 15, 2018 9:53 PM 24
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bloom 2018 by arilbred May 23, 2018 5:34 AM 80
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
rhizome rot by TomballEd Nov 6, 2017 3:51 PM 9
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135

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