Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Second Violin') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: J. Griffin Crump
Year Of Registration: 2015
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2015
Seedling Number: 02S2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Flower Patterns: Amoena
Bloom Color Description: White standards; velvety royal purple falls, 1/4" white edge, white reverse, red hafts blending into white area, veined purple around beards
Beard Color: Yellow, orange in throat
Style Arm Color: White
Fragrance: Slight

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: Knighted X 962N: (Champagne Elegance x 93L1: ((Wabash x yellow Wabash sdlg) x Best Bet))

Photo by J. Griffin Crump. Used with permission.

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Location: Mt Vernon VirginiaDate: 2013-05-05Photo by J. Griffin Crump. Used with permission.
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Crump 2015 introductions and more!!!!! :) by Misawa77 Feb 13, 2015 4:36 AM 128

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