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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frederick Kerr
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 05-060-10
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Medium yellow standards; blue falls, large burgundy center, diffuse at edge, white zone crossed with brown veins beside beards, olive tan edge
Beard Color: Yellow orange

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 00-017-2: (Gallant Theme x 98-015A: (Gallant Theme x Wild Vision)) X Mastery

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