Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Mother o' Mine') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Henry Groff
Year Of Registration: 1937
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1937
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Show me your favorite Louisiana Iris pics by bluegrassmom Aug 24, 2019 4:43 PM 31
Iris international competition by ttkc4704 Jun 9, 2019 2:11 PM 18
Newbie planning an iris bed by julieseward1 May 12, 2019 4:18 PM 34
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:38 AM 1,031
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 13, 2019 7:51 PM 2,470
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Jul 4, 2019 5:04 AM 213
Iris Identification by MomsIris Dec 20, 2018 2:20 PM 21
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
A Visit to Bluebird Haven Iris Gardens by evelyninthegarden Jun 1, 2018 12:10 PM 27
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Aug 30, 2018 5:44 AM 53
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
Cause of Iris leaf browning? by lilpod13 Sep 23, 2017 11:06 AM 18
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Dutch Iris - a suggestion to improve bloom and hardiness by William Nov 5, 2019 3:44 AM 18
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789

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