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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Edward Essig
Year Of Registration: 1929
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1929
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Early

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: Souv. de Mme. Gaudichau X Lady Foster
Child plants: 6 child plants

Celebrating Winter Interest!Celebrating Winter Interest!
February 14, 2015

Pine cones, seed heads, winter bloomers, colorful red berries, and much more! Let's kick off Winter Interest Week with a look at the most popular plants in our database that give some kind of interest to our gardens in the winter. We also introduce a new gallery option in our database for winter interest, with bonus acorns this week!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mom's Bearded Irises - Zone 8b by sallysmom Jun 26, 2019 8:55 AM 5
Bee pods...have you collected any? by evelyninthegarden Jun 27, 2019 6:35 PM 35
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
2019 Bloom has started - Daisy's Garden by DaisyDo Jun 7, 2019 7:29 PM 80
Another Iris from Fremont by singhg45 Apr 18, 2019 6:39 PM 8
Zone7 bloom 2019 by arilbred May 14, 2019 8:44 AM 32
Help in Iris ID from Fremont by singhg45 Apr 17, 2019 2:52 PM 7
My dilemma by lilpod13 May 31, 2019 10:30 PM 15
Purchased a few I irises by Rebekah Apr 14, 2019 6:56 PM 11
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California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:38 AM 1,031
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 13, 2019 8:18 AM 2,467
Regeliocyclus iris by evelyninthegarden Dec 20, 2018 11:10 PM 17
How shoukd I handle iris bulbs? by Bombeni Nov 22, 2018 3:54 PM 6
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Bearded Iris for the sub tropics!! by bron Oct 7, 2018 3:49 PM 18
Marking information: what to include by Keysfins Sep 12, 2018 9:10 AM 17
AIS Awards are up by Polymerous Aug 22, 2018 11:22 PM 46

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