Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Engagement Ring') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 05-19K
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Rose
White
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: Champagne gold standards; white falls with wide rose-orchid band
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: Champagne
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013
Award of Merit: 2015

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: 03-51S2: (01-122pk/vio, Marching Band sibling, x 01-299V4, Pop Idol sibling) X 03-41I2: (01-112V2: (99-94bo: (Brave Face x 97-41B2: (95-36D, Impulsive sibling, x Dear Jean)) x 99-34D3: (97-41B2 x Seakist)) x 01-160X2, Comfortable sibling)
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on May 22, 2013 3:43 PM

Sibling to: Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Center Ice') and Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Day on the Bay')

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Still MORE Superstition Iris Garden Pictures! by Misawa77 Jan 1, 2018 12:16 PM 145
Ghio introductions flowering at Superstition by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2017 11:56 AM 39
Iris club picnic haul by Misawa77 Aug 21, 2017 7:32 PM 12
Mulch Madness.... by Snork Jun 19, 2016 4:24 AM 124
Top dozen TBs to recommend to a perennial gardener: your nominations by gemini_sage Nov 19, 2017 10:29 AM 164
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Re-Blooming help by Misawa77 Nov 21, 2015 1:29 PM 8
The Top 10 in Your Garden 2015 by janwax Aug 1, 2015 9:59 AM 106
TB's are Poppin' in PA!!!! by Snork Jul 6, 2015 11:30 AM 218
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 10 by Muddymitts Feb 28, 2015 12:34 AM 189
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821

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