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Common names:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Anton Mego
Year Of Registration: 2013
Seedling Number: AM-04/1734-5
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35.5 inches (90 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Pink
Bloom Color Description: Deep pink standards, pale cream brown midribs; cream pink falls, cream center, veined pale olive banana
Beard Color: Deep red in throat, red in middle, cream pink end, hairs based cream, tips deep red
Style Arm Color: Pink, white stigma
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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: Kitty Kay X Paris Fashion

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Kinda went overboard - maybe by Topdecker Jul 27, 2020 11:23 AM 44
Comparison please by DaisyDo Jul 8, 2020 8:25 PM 27
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Newbie planning an iris bed by julieseward1 May 12, 2019 4:18 PM 34
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden Jun 2, 2020 12:12 AM 78
Iris Blooms-Deep in the Heart of Texas & More by Smyers817 Jul 26, 2019 9:48 PM 74
White Flower Border by evelyninthegarden May 28, 2019 9:37 PM 39
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
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
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Cory's 2016 Wish list by irisfirefighter Jan 3, 2016 4:34 PM 25

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