Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Livy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Kent Pfeiffer
Year Of Registration: 2015
Seedling Number: 13T-11b
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Peach
Pink
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Terracotta pink standards, deeper flush at base; terracotta pink falls, rose hafts, lavender blaze below beards
Beard Color: Coral
Style Arm Color: Peach

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
Parentage: I Must Have It X Sweetly Sung

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Comments:
Posted by lilpod13 (SFBA - Zone 10a) on Sep 13, 2019 2:36 PM

Kent,
You should be very proud and thrilled with this beautiful iris. Great choice of parents in the cross and you can see the lineage well represented. I hope you post more photos from different times of the day and sun light, and that you send this beauty out into the world so many more folks can marvel at your creation. Kudos to you!
Richard

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