Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Dramatic Encounter') in the Irises Database

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Hybridizer: Lesley Painter
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: L07-13C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Purple
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Ochre gold standards, purple plum midrib infusion; dark plum falls, same color lines appear over central falls as flower ages
Beard Color: Gold
Style Arm Color: Old gold, touched plum
Fragrance: Pronounced
Musky

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: Plum Wicked x Upper Hand

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Location: Superstition Garden - Cathey's Valley, CADate: April 18, 2015
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Date: 2014-04-23
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Location: At Napa Iris GardensDate: 2014-04-26
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Location: At Napa Iris GardensDate: 2014-04-26
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Date: 2014-04-23
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Date: 2013-10-12Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Superstition Gardens May 7, 2017 by Moiris May 14, 2017 10:43 AM 54
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Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Nov 21, 2017 12:29 PM 3,527
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I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
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
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 2, 2016 12:47 AM 702
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
how does one get into trading on here by irisfirefighter Nov 2, 2015 10:49 PM 92
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Superstition Iris Gardens Spring 2015 blooms! by Misawa77 Nov 13, 2015 7:09 AM 270
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
2014 West Coast Trip Pictures by ARUBA1334 Mar 29, 2015 12:36 PM 291
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561

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