Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Soft Sensation') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: J. T. Aitken
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 01T19
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
White
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Warm tan standards blending to deeper violet at midribs; very pale blue falls fade to white, warm tan 1/4" rims and hafts
Beard Color: Yellow in throat blending to pale blue at end
Style Arm Color: Yellow in throat blending to pale blue at tip

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: 99T26: (91T64: (88T8, unknown, x 89T108, puce: (Shoop 81-2, puce, x 86T54: (Geniality x 82T87: (80-70BB: (Tangerine Sunset x Pink Angel) x 80-70BB sibling)))) x 91T76: (88T18: (Modern Story x self) x 88T20, unknown)) X 99T26 sibling

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