Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Whisper Game') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: J. Paul Hill
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 1904-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Lavender
Silver/Grey
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Soft lavender standards, darker veining blending to silver mauve at ends; pale cream mauve falls, darker at haft area with darker veining
Beard Color: Tangerine
Style Arm Color: Mauve pink
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: 2000-S: (1094-A: (Queen in Calico x Sky Hooks) x Fancy Woman) X Fogbound
Child plants: 2 child plants

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