Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Blushing Grapes') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lynda Miller
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2016
Seedling Number: 8910A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Medium purple standards, lighter stripes into midrib; light coral pink falls, deep purple solid border dotting into center
Beard Color: Hairs based white, tips burnt tangerine
Style Arm Color: Medium purple
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: Musician x Deep Currents


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