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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: KK 392-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Violet purple standards; dark violet purple falls, bronze rims and white blaze below beards
Beard Color: Old gold
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007
Award of Merit: 2009

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: GG 524-1: (CC 76-1: (W 29-B: (L 100-B, Yaquina Blue pollen parent sibling, x Pledge Allegiance) x Silverado) x 1985 #25, unknown) X Serene Moment
Child plants: one child plant

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Date: 2020-05-25
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Date: 2017-05-27
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Location: Iris garden - full sunDate: 2016-0529
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Date: 2017-05-26
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Date: 2011-05-11
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2012-05-09
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2012-05-09
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-02
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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
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Location: zone 6Date: May
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Date: 2012-05-09
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Date: 2013-05-03
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Plant Events from our members
Calif_Sue On April 21, 2016 Bloomed
Calif_Sue On May 1, 2015 Bloomed
Calif_Sue On May 2, 2013 Bloomed
Calif_Sue On August 1, 2010 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Your top ten irises.... by evelyninthegarden Jun 15, 2020 12:28 AM 34
Why bearded iris? by frankrichards16 Mar 24, 2020 6:24 PM 31
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Apr 1, 2021 4:30 AM 611
Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
When making new iris beds, how do you arrange them? by evelyninthegarden Jun 22, 2018 4:48 PM 21
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Apr 11, 2021 1:32 PM 3,504
Most floriferous, favorite SDBs and MDBs by William Jul 29, 2019 3:51 PM 213
Need Help with Iris NOIDs 2017 by GreenLeaf1 May 13, 2017 7:57 AM 6
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Superstition Iris Garden's 2017 Introductions by Misawa77 Aug 17, 2018 11:48 AM 104
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756

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