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Common names:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Sergey Loktev
Year Of Registration: 2013
Seedling Number: 03-460-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31.5 inches (80 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Very Late
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Violet
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: White standards, light blue cast, light blue at base; white falls around beards to dark violet, shot black at edges, pencil lilac rim
Beard Color: Yellow, white base, lilac at end
Style Arm Color: White, light blue cast, blue violet alongside midrib

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: World Premier X unknown

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Love those ruffles!! by bluegrassmom Sep 24, 2015 8:05 AM 115
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 20, 2022 6:44 PM 21,642
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jan 6, 2022 4:28 PM 19,875
OK, so how many have you got ordered??? by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2014 10:16 PM 759
My Spring Trips to the West Coast by ARUBA1334 Jan 14, 2013 3:07 PM 148
Brown leaf in middle of fan by caitlinsgarden Aug 22, 2013 9:07 AM 60
Let's introduce ourselves. by PollyK Apr 11, 2012 9:06 PM 352

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