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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Hager
Year Of Registration: 1992
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1993
Seedling Number: T5292Br/Sal#3W
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Orchid
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Brown standards, infused purple; salmon bronze falls, edged brown
Beard Color: Tangerine

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: T5033: (Fringe Benefits sibling x Good Show) X T4595TBrW: (T4291TBr: (3897YTBds: (Golden Brilliance x Glowing Ruffles) x Perfect Accent) x Flaming Victory)
Child plants: 9 child plants

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Date: 2020-04-13
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2015-04-11
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2014-04-27
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-04-22
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-04-22
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Comments:
Posted by MaryinLa (Marshfield, Missouri - Zone 6a) on May 3, 2012 7:53 PM

Grows and blooms well in zone 6a, Marshfield, Missouri.

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