Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Nugget') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Benjamin Morrison
Year Of Registration: 1924
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1924
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bitone

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 8b
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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My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
Garden blooms not in the database by iciris Dec 22, 2017 9:09 PM 36
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Aug 14, 2019 4:31 AM 1,488
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Growing from seed by bluegrassmom Jun 5, 2016 1:35 PM 3
Okay, NOW I get it... by DogsNDaylilies Jun 5, 2016 8:12 PM 47
Preserving and rescuing iris rarities by CLUSIANA Mar 11, 2016 2:28 PM 17
Anyone know what this iris is? It's a tough one, a NOID. by DoubleDogDare Feb 29, 2016 12:15 PM 13
Goners part 2 by Misawa77 Nov 20, 2015 4:26 PM 405
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
There are no words by ge1836 Apr 25, 2015 11:18 AM 42
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 20, 2019 5:41 PM 17,982
Salt Spring Island by Pwinget Jul 15, 2014 8:28 AM 69
Mary Ann's Irises by Muddymitts Aug 11, 2014 11:17 AM 728

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