Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Princess Pele') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Donald Spoon
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 2005-416RE
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Registered Height: 7 inches (18 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Wine
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Yellow orange standards; yellow orange falls, greyed red spot dissected with yellow orange midline, grey orange haft veins, gold glitter on yellow orange border
Beard Color: Solid orange
Style Arm Color: Yellow orange, pink midribs
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Olive Spot X (Orange Tiger x Desert Orange)

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