Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Floradora Flounce') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: James Gibson
Year Of Registration: 1959
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1964
Seedling Number: 47-5A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
White
Wine
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Burnt sienna standards; maroon on white falls
Beard Color: Orange
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1965

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: Sdlg 29-3a x Sdlg 26-3
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Location: Thelma's, Winston Salem, NCDate: 2016-05-01a bit rain soaked
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