Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sicilian Orange') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2016
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2016
Seedling Number: Z-2010-A
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 26 inches (66 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orange
Wine
Bloom Color Description: Yellow orange standards, flushed peach pink at midribs; ruby red falls, veined yellow orange, 1/4" yellow orange edge
Beard Color: Bright orange
Style Arm Color: Yellow orange
Fragrance: Slight
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2018

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Bottle Rocket X Fruit Stripe

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
"Thrivers" -- 2018 by TBMan Nov 7, 2018 1:09 PM 115
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
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Sutton's 2016 Introductions being posted on Facebook by cbunny41 Feb 2, 2016 5:35 PM 36

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