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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1964
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1965
Seedling Number: S-776-G
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Rich ginger brown
Beard Color: Light brown
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1966
Award of Merit: 1968

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: Brass Accents X Dark Chocolate
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
Introducing myself & my garden. by LoveIrisAmi May 29, 2017 12:30 AM 16
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
First Bearded Iris by Maryl Oct 8, 2016 1:48 AM 54
Which ones will you be culling this year? (old 2016 thread) by Henhouse May 31, 2019 1:50 PM 198
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Iris Talk - Why am I so drawn to . . . . by Denman55 Aug 14, 2015 4:05 PM 91
what irises do you want? by creativeclover Jul 27, 2015 10:24 AM 107
Trades? by Henhouse Jun 25, 2015 8:27 AM 47
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507

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