Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Astro Star') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Loïc Tasquier
Year Of Registration: 2016
Seedling Number: H586
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 19.5 inches (50 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Description: Blue violet standards veined violet blue; blue violet falls, white blaze around beards radiating into fine white veining halfway down, edge veined violet blue
Beard Color: Light blue tipped yellow in throat, white middle and end
Style Arm Color: Violet blue

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Autumn Jester X E293D: (Grooving x Ozark Rebounder)

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Tall bearded Iris record by Martiehug123 Jun 14, 2020 8:17 AM 41
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Mar 20, 2020 9:08 PM 502
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Sep 13, 2020 11:19 AM 3,014
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
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
What we got from Iris Sisters. by yadah_tyger Nov 23, 2015 2:00 PM 57
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
What do you want to get done in the garden before fall/winter by creativeclover Jul 24, 2015 9:04 AM 33
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Sep 24, 2020 9:34 PM 19,238
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Aug 6, 2020 5:39 PM 18,814
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
Beautiful Beards.....some close-ups. by Paul2032 Jan 9, 2020 3:00 PM 228
Cayeux Introduction pictures by Misawa77 May 15, 2019 10:49 AM 73
How can I keep rhizomes on top of soil? by caitlinsgarden Jul 2, 2013 8:12 AM 9
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561

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