Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Alien Mist') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Cy Bartlett
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: HD-IQ 1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Light blue
Beard Color: Medium blue violet
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2001

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: Howdy Do X Inca Queen

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Your very best blue iris? by evelyninthegarden Sep 15, 2018 10:34 AM 70
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Nov 14, 2018 12:16 PM 1,446
Bloom 2018 by arilbred May 23, 2018 5:34 AM 80
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
Iris Time in PA by Snork Jun 17, 2017 7:46 AM 201
Best Beards! by bluegrassmom Dec 21, 2017 10:50 PM 70
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Superstition 2017 offerings and other noteable STUFF! by Misawa77 Oct 27, 2016 7:41 PM 81
So I've recently been bitten by the iris bug..... by Rebekah Nov 13, 2016 10:50 PM 87
Susquehanna Iris Society Picnic Haul by Misawa77 Aug 20, 2016 8:13 AM 126
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 1, 2017 10:08 PM 1,322
Looking for the longest and fattest horns on an iris by TomThumb Aug 4, 2017 10:48 PM 32
Spaceage by arilbred Mar 1, 2016 8:30 PM 59
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Tall Bearded With Blue Beards by Hemlady Nov 15, 2017 12:35 PM 99
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Making irises by creativeclover Oct 24, 2015 1:16 AM 44
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462

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