Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Astana') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 04131A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33.5 inches (85 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Rosy red copper, falls slightly paler than standards
Beard Color: Tangerine

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: 98135B: (91192A x Good Show) X Rustle of Spring

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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France "Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Top dozen TBs to recommend to a perennial gardener: your nominations by gemini_sage Nov 19, 2017 10:29 AM 164
Cayeux Introduction pictures by Misawa77 May 15, 2019 10:49 AM 73

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