Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Flying Circus') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: 97-43B
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Near apricot standards flushed pale lilac; white falls, peachblow shoulders, all heavily plicata washed or lined reddish mulberry, edge buff
Beard Color: Flame, base white
Style Arm Color: Peachblow to corn
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 89-126b, sibling to Sneezy, X Stormy Circle

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Apr 23, 2019 4:07 AM 792
Let's see your 2016 MTB's, Intermediates and Border Bearded! by Lestv Jul 31, 2016 6:53 PM 241
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Bloom is busting out all over............. by Paul2032 Jul 2, 2014 2:04 PM 671
How about pinks to reds? by tveguy3 Jul 7, 2015 9:40 PM 229
Some of your favorite Purple or Violet irises by tveguy3 May 3, 2014 4:51 PM 365
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
My first little ones by tveguy3 May 23, 2013 2:03 PM 124
Whats blooming this year. by Ladylovingdove May 25, 2013 12:15 PM 160
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