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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: U43-1
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 25 inches (64 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Violet
Wine
Bloom Color Description: Cream buff standards, red violet flush at midrib; burgundy plum black falls, lighter uneven edge, showy white veining at hafts
Beard Color: Pastel lavender, tips bronze
Style Arm Color: Cream buff

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: Unbalanced Tetraploid
Parentage: S84-1, Just a Kid sibling, X R41-3: (Mango Rhythm pollen parent x O228-4: (L133-7, I'm Dreaming sibling, x L304-1, Platinum Class sibling))

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Iris Flower Patterns: Amoenas and NeglectasIris Flower Patterns: Amoenas and Neglectas
By KentPfeiffer on April 19, 2013

Irises are named after the Greek goddess of the rainbow. It's a fitting name because iris flowers can be found in almost any color of the spectrum. If that didn't provide enough variety, they also come in an amazing array of patterns. Amoenas and neglectas have been my favorite flower patterns since my childhood.

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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Jul 12, 2015 8:46 AM

Sibling to Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Blame Heidi')

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