Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Perle') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: William Caparne
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1901
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Bloom Season: Very 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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Discussion Threads about this plant
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I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Merian Gardens in Basel (Bâle) Switzerland by sunnyvalley Apr 5, 2018 12:20 PM 236
Utah Iris Season 2017 by Zencat Nov 1, 2017 10:24 AM 521
Best Beards! by bluegrassmom Dec 21, 2017 10:50 PM 70
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Okay, NOW I get it... by DogsNDaylilies Jun 5, 2016 8:12 PM 47
My NOID iris by BabyBoomerBloomer May 6, 2018 4:16 AM 10
Goners part 2 by Misawa77 Nov 20, 2015 4:26 PM 405
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 14, 2019 12:52 AM 17,362
Show me some signs of SPRING! by tveguy3 May 3, 2015 7:41 AM 999
last minute irises by janwax Aug 30, 2014 9:19 AM 56
HIPS sale list up by Henhouse Jul 16, 2014 8:49 PM 57
Historics... which ones are standouts in your garden? by Henhouse Jul 1, 2016 1:02 PM 339
Beautiful Beards.....some close-ups. by Paul2032 Jun 11, 2014 10:48 AM 219

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