Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ferdinand Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 1936
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1936
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Rose

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: Marquita X Redalga
Child plants: one child plant

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Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: My garden, Sweden
Date: June 2017
Introduced in 1936. Still a stunning iris and a personal favorite
Location: my garden, Utah
Date: 2019-06-05

Date: 2020-06-01
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2020-05-31
Location: Zone 5
Date: 2013-05-23
Location: Zone 5
Date: 2015-05-24
Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France
"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
Location: Chailey Iris Garden, East Sussex, UK.
Date: 2022-06-11
Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France
"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."

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