Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Layer Cake') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2015
Seedling Number: 09-51G
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
White
Bloom Color Description: White standards, gold halo; white falls, gold edge band diffusing toward center
Beard Color: Deep red
Style Arm Color: White, edges yellow

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: Ginger Ice X Winning Hand
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Iris Guessing Game 5 by Lestv Mar 15, 2017 9:33 AM 122
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Let's see your ruffles! by tveguy3 Jan 17, 2017 6:40 AM 169
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
2015 American Iris Society Convention, Portland, Oregon by coboro Jan 1, 2016 9:34 PM 373
The Ghio catalog is here! by Moiris Mar 13, 2015 8:03 AM 67
Ghio 2015 Intros by UndertheSun Feb 21, 2015 9:52 AM 20
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts May 22, 2019 11:13 AM 17,381
Door Prizes by Henhouse Dec 8, 2014 12:46 AM 55

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