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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: William Mohr-Sydney B. Mitchell
Year Of Registration: 1930
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1930
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid Late

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: Coronado X (Sherbert x unknown)
Child plants: 2 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
My least favorite iris by LynnDel May 31, 2019 3:45 AM 267
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Tell Us About Your Outstanding tb's by janwax May 18, 2016 12:34 PM 48
Irises with lines and stripes by tveguy3 Jan 2, 2018 1:37 PM 895
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182

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