Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2016
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2016
Seedling Number: U1K
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Icy light slate blue standards blending to wide ice white margin, light grey veins; palest ice blue white falls, light grey veins, plum veins in throat
Beard Color: Hairs based white, tips light yellow tan
Style Arm Color: Mid ice blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2018
Award of Merit: 2022

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Beauty Becomes Her X Haunted Heart

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Date: 2019-05-19
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Date: 2019-05-19
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Date: 2016-05-10

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Location: Durham, Arkansas
Date: 2022-05-11
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij Kraj
Date: 2021-05-21
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Date: 2021-05-23
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Date: 2016-05-05
Photo by MaryDurtschi
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