Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Spiral Galaxy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 07-6A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Gold
Wine
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: Cream gold standards at base, gold veins to petal edges; bright gold falls, winewood lines and speckles to dotted distal edge
Beard Color: Yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2016
Award of Merit: 2018

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: Smart Money X 02-100Z6: (00-54lt: (U97-blue stripes, unknown, x U98-1A, unknown) x New Day Dawning)
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 18, 2019 2:19 PM 1,043
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 20, 2019 1:02 AM 2,504
My very first iris garden bed... by evelyninthegarden Oct 25, 2018 7:25 PM 36
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Ghio introductions flowering at Superstition by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2017 11:56 AM 39
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Iris guessing game by UndertheSun Jan 29, 2017 4:31 PM 104
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Susquehanna Iris Society Picnic Haul by Misawa77 Aug 20, 2016 8:13 AM 126
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Mulch Madness.... by Snork Jun 19, 2016 4:24 AM 124
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Irises with lines and stripes by tveguy3 Jan 2, 2018 1:37 PM 895

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