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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: W. R. Dykes
Year Of Registration: 1922
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1922
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
White

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
Child plants: 57 child plants

Taken in my garden, May 2014

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hello from Willinator, I have grown irises in my gardens in the past by Willinator Apr 15, 2020 1:08 PM 22
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
My NOID iris by BabyBoomerBloomer May 6, 2018 4:16 AM 10
Iris japonica/confusa by Arico Mar 14, 2016 10:00 PM 3
Trades? by Henhouse Jun 25, 2015 8:27 AM 47
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 13, 2021 11:47 PM 19,937
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
last minute irises by janwax Aug 30, 2014 9:19 AM 56
Rhizome sale from upper peninsula Michigan by DaveinPA Aug 14, 2014 10:50 AM 8
Hallelujah Brother! by tveguy3 Aug 10, 2014 9:09 PM 933
HIPS sale list up by Henhouse Jul 16, 2014 8:49 PM 57

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