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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: 010-724A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Early
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Dark violet blue standards, washed brown centers; bright violet blue falls, brown hafts
Beard Color: Hairs based cream, tips brown, tear-drop white appendages
Space Age Beard Appendages: Spoons
Style Arm Color: Darker violet blue
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: 08-226: (Pokin Around x 05-8: (01-560: (Thor's Lightning Bolt x 97-155: (Dance for Joy x Tanzanian Tangerine)) x Cause for Pause)) X Skip a Beat

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