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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2015
Seedling Number: 011-196A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: White
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Lemon yellow standards; chrome yellow falls, large white splashed centers
Beard Color: Tangerine orange
Style Arm Color: Lemon yellow
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Stolen Sweets X 09-309: (Notta Lemon x 07-167: (Sammie's Jammies x Enchanter))
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Garden Tours:  Ridesredmule, Charleen HarrellGarden Tours: Ridesredmule, Charleen Harrell
By Sharon on November 19, 2011

Let's go south to Georgia this week to take a look at Charleen's gardens. We already know she loves her animals; now we can see how she loves her plants. Be sure to click on her pictures to enlarge them.

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