Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'American Original') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Tasco
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 08-TB-08-28
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 41 inches (104 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
White
Wine
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Yellow white standards barely visible in center and edges, dark burgundy wash covers most of petal; yellow white falls edged with very wide burgundy plicata wash and dots, cold white area showing through in center
Beard Color: Hairs based white, tips golden red-brown
Style Arm Color: Amber gold, brown-brick red crests and blush at midrib
Foliage: Purple Based
Fragrance: Pronounced
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2016

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Spice Lord X 05-TB-05-17: (Innirishow x Temporal Anomaly)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Sep 24, 2020 8:00 PM 311
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My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
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Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
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Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Sep 13, 2020 11:19 AM 3,014
Color Mixing by Dachsylady86 Jan 20, 2017 2:51 PM 231
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
Of all the iris you grew for the first time this year, which is your favorite? by ruthschlegel Jun 13, 2016 6:34 PM 113
A French iris show in a French/US team by CLUSIANA Mar 17, 2016 4:56 PM 33
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169

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