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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Franklin Mead
Year Of Registration: 1931
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1931
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: Dominion x unknown

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I'm Hopeless! by tveguy3 Jan 13, 2019 1:08 PM 67
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2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Sooo hot ........... :crying: by TBMan Aug 1, 2018 4:34 AM 79
Is there a modern iris like Dusky Challenger? by LynNY Jun 17, 2019 8:25 AM 53
Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
Kentucky blooming by janielouy May 20, 2018 12:41 PM 41
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
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
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590

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