Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Polar Shift') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Anton Mego
Year Of Registration: 2016
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2016
Seedling Number: AM-09/3708-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38.5 inches (98 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Amoena
Bloom Color Description: Ice white standards, slightly darker at edges; deep cornflower blue falls, slight white markings around beards, 1/4" ice white edge
Beard Color: Orange
Style Arm Color: Ice blue
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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: Decadence X AM-02/0889-2: (World Premier x AM-98/0312-2: (Twilight Blaze x Night Attack))

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Location: Iowa
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Date: 2017-05-29
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Location: Iowa
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Date: 2020-06-07
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Date: 2020-06-07
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I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
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