Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Huckleberry Fudge') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: James Gibson by Cooley's Gardens
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1997
Seedling Number: 24-0A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Warm chocolate brown standards; white falls, plicata markings of chocolate brown and violet blue
Beard Color: Mustard
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1999
Award of Merit: 2002

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: 12-8B: (28-4I: (7-OB: (102-6E x Wild Ginger) x 32-2C: (Blueberry Trim x Smoke Rings)) x Burgundy Brown) X 18-6A: (104-4A, Chestnut Beauty sibling, x Gingerbread Girl)
Child plants: 11 child plants

Tall Bearded Iris Huckleberry Fudge

Comments:
Posted by greathorse (Gladwin,MI) on Apr 7, 2010 2:33 AM

Ordered this last year and i can't wait for it to bloom!! Looks yummy!!

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