Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Mountain Mist') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Darwin Andrews
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: Candlelight x Amerind

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
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:34 AM 2,701
Iris in the desert? by KatyLLL Oct 1, 2017 7:07 AM 17
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 13, 2019 6:33 PM 2,135
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Jun 28, 2019 2:47 PM 553
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Thinning the herd! by Snork Aug 31, 2015 11:03 AM 8
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 14, 2019 10:47 AM 17,972
A visit to hybridizer Griff Crump's garden by Misawa77 May 15, 2013 5:23 PM 11
wanda rezac's list part 2 s-z by irisawe Oct 23, 2017 7:04 AM 20
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

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