Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sights Unlimited') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 010-1647A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Light apricot overlaid tangerine orange heaviest at edges; brown, gold, violet, blue and red falls, washed nasturtium orange edges, small textured veins, white flash below beards
Beard Color: Scarlet
Style Arm Color: Light apricot overlaid tangerine orange, heaviest at edges
Fragrance: Pronounced

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: (06-30 x ((Elijah's Fire x ((((Pagan Pink x 93-444) x ((Quick Pick x Shy Star) x Godsend)) x ((Mind Reader x Deity) x Lightning Strike)) x ((Gnu x All Aflutter) x Planet Janet))) x Lost and Found)) X Air of Mystery
Child plants: 2 child plants


Photo gallery:
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2016-04-23
By Henhouse
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2016-04-23
By Henhouse
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Date: 2018-05-01First year bloom, this one glows like a candle!
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Location: Catheys Valley CaliforniaPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Photo courtesy of Stout Gardens
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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Dec 27, 2018 12:42 PM

Sibling to Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Fine Fixin's')

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden Feb 18, 2019 12:38 PM 184
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Nov 2, 2018 9:01 PM 78
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 29, 2018 9:37 AM 235
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Burseen cultivars at Superstition Iris Gardens by Misawa77 Dec 8, 2017 10:25 AM 22
Let's see your ruffles! by tveguy3 Jan 17, 2017 6:40 AM 169
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
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
Burseens - I'll show you mine if you show me yours!! by Lestv Apr 18, 2018 1:47 PM 182
What Burseen Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by Misawa77 May 3, 2018 10:40 AM 190
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Superstition 2015 introductions by Misawa77 Jul 4, 2015 12:04 PM 585

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