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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Vilmorin-Andrieux et Cie
Year Of Registration: 1930
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1930
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hanover PA 2020 by Misawa77 May 25, 2020 9:22 AM 19
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Apr 11, 2021 10:19 PM 458
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Apr 12, 2021 8:29 AM 2,881
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
Bloom Gallery/Log Hanover PA - 2018 by Misawa77 May 18, 2018 6:20 PM 57
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Iris Time in PA by Snork Jun 17, 2017 7:46 AM 201
Hanover 2017 Iris Parade by Misawa77 May 9, 2017 1:55 PM 121
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
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 New Bloom Season starts! by tveguy3 Jun 28, 2016 2:20 PM 310
Let's see your 2016 MTB's, Intermediates and Border Bearded! by Lestv Jul 31, 2016 6:53 PM 241

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