Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Spiced Tiger') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Brad Kasperek
Year Of Registration: 1994
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1996
Seedling Number: 91B-7E
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31 inches (79 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Silver/Grey
Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Light brown sugar standards, butter yellow at base, lightly splashed with silver white; mahogany falls with silver white streaking, shoulders butter yellow overlaid mahogany
Beard Color: Golden brown
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1998
Award of Merit: 2000

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: Hot Streak X Tiger Honey
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Plant Events from our members
dragonfetti On April 18, 2015 Obtained plant
I.R.I.S. Inland Region Iris Society sale; potted plant; $8.00; LLO
Calif_Sue On April 21, 2016 Bloomed
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Show us your colors - Part 15 by Muddymitts Mar 4, 2015 8:07 AM 63
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What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Companions with Iris by Henhouse Oct 19, 2014 8:03 PM 61
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
Lets watch our iris grow and bloom by Paul2032 May 17, 2013 7:06 PM 267

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