Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2015
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2015
Seedling Number: T234A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 15 inches (38 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Very Late
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Bloom Color Description: Mid pink standards; mid peach pink falls, darker hafts and line from beards 1/2 way down petal, green tan textured veins
Beard Color: Dark tangerine pink
Style Arm Color: Mid dark pink
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2017
Award of Merit: 2019
Cook-Douglas Medal: 2021

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Shorty X R203A: (M166A: (Dolce X K256A: (Flights of Fancy x I144A: (F175AA: (Northern Jewel x 91196A: (8864B: ((Navy Waves x Bride's Halo) x (Navy Waves x Bride's Halo)) x C. Palmer aphylla sdlg.)) x F141AA: (B163G: (8867A: ((B81-35: (Betty Simon x Magic Candle) x 83311B: ((Amigo's Guitar x Gaulter 68-593: (Laurie x San Leandro)) x Entourage)) x 85190B: (Venetian Waters x (Pantomime x Jack R. Dee))) x 9181A: (Momentum x 8796B: (Spinning Wheel x (B81-35: (Betty Simon x Magic Candle) x B81-130: (Spinning Wheel x Focus))))) x Dazzling Jewel)))) x Love Spell)
Child plants: 6 child plants

Common names
  • Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2018-05-19

Date: 2017-05-13
Location: Mid-America Gardens
Date: 2015-05-13
Location: Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Date: 2015-05-21
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2020-05-08

Photo courtesy of Mid-America Garden
Location: Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm

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