Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Morning Song') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Clarence G. White
Year Of Registration: 1939
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1939
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1939

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: Fiesta X Chosen

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden May 11, 2019 1:46 PM 26
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
A few Arilbreds for trade by brozeus Jul 5, 2017 2:10 PM 3
Irises 2017: Wet, Cold & Muddy by TBGDN Jul 18, 2017 10:43 AM 124
Song Title Irises by Garden10 May 19, 2017 9:22 PM 33
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135
Utah Iris Season 2017 by Zencat Nov 1, 2017 10:24 AM 521
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
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Irises Are Starting by Hemlady Jun 4, 2016 10:28 AM 54
Fleurs de Mar by Muddymitts Jun 11, 2016 8:15 PM 452
some arilbreds blooming 2016 by needrain Apr 19, 2016 4:40 PM 50
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131

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