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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Meyer
Year Of Registration: 1939
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1939
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

Stop and Smell the IrisStop and Smell the Iris
May 15, 2015

My ongoing love affair with the iris began when I worked for a small bank in what was once a small town. There was a separate building called the annex, where I would go to fix the staff's computers. One spring my stroll was rewarded with something magical.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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IRIS DARDANUS question by cwalke Nov 17, 2019 7:09 AM 4
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My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
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Purple irises turned white in my garden by Canuckgardener Jul 22, 2019 9:21 AM 8
Iris leaves by Cinta Jun 6, 2019 11:05 PM 5
Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Hybridizers and Their Iris by urania1 May 25, 2019 7:42 PM 25
2019 Bloom has started - Daisy's Garden by DaisyDo Jun 7, 2019 7:29 PM 80
Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden May 11, 2019 1:46 PM 26
TBs that make a clump quickly! by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2019 3:11 PM 48
Another Iris from Fremont by singhg45 Apr 18, 2019 6:39 PM 8
Help in Iris ID from Fremont by singhg45 Apr 17, 2019 2:52 PM 7

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