Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Hard To Resist') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2016
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2016
Seedling Number: TE7A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: Very light ice blue standards; white falls, wide violet blue band
Beard Color: Orange
Style Arm Color: Blue ice white
Fragrance: Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2019

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: Brilliant Idea X Tc208B: (Stage Presence x Totally Tropical)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 15, 2019 10:02 PM 103
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Sep 18, 2019 4:37 AM 2,238
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Jul 4, 2019 5:04 AM 213
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
my botrytis journey -- (and struggle) by TBMan Apr 17, 2018 9:53 AM 31
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Aug 1, 2019 11:56 AM 391
Fess Up Time 2017 by tveguy3 Oct 30, 2017 5:12 AM 118
Iris club picnic haul by Misawa77 Aug 21, 2017 7:32 PM 12
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932

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