Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Terre a Silex') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Iris 'Terre À Silex'

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 2015
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2016
Seedling Number: 07120 A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33.5 inches (85 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, thin purple plicata rim; black purple falls, same color veining on cream white around beards
Beard Color: Mandarin red

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: 0473 A: (9927 B: (World Premier x Futuriste) x Starring) X 0368 A: (00165 A: (Wild Wings x 9798 A: (Ruban Bleu x Futuriste)) x 00267 B: (Aurelie x Dear Jean))

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Location: My garden, SwedenDate: June 2017
By William
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 2018-06-11
By Hajue
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 2018-06-06
By Hajue
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Hajue On May 27, 2018 Bloomed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Well defined border by HoosierHarvester Feb 13, 2016 8:32 AM 28

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