Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Peep-o'-Day') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Parker
Year Of Registration: 1938
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1938
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Early Mid

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: Purissima x Jelloway

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Sep 15, 2019 11:35 AM 774
"Thrivers" -- 2018 by TBMan Nov 7, 2018 1:09 PM 115
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Aug 1, 2019 11:56 AM 391
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Sep 2, 2019 9:40 PM 226
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Kent's enabling photos! by Lestv Oct 24, 2016 6:55 PM 341
iris for postage by LynnG Sep 9, 2015 6:53 AM 70
how does one get into trading on here by irisfirefighter Apr 25, 2018 6:14 PM 110
Where oh where is Neal? by Muddymitts Jun 22, 2015 3:00 PM 203
buying bagged iris'? by BrendaVR Apr 26, 2015 1:23 PM 49
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 18, 2019 1:44 PM 17,975
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
It's Happening! by tveguy3 May 30, 2014 3:28 PM 269

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