Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Little Episode') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: David Rawlins
Year Of Registration: 1981
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1982
Seedling Number: 75-31
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Dark violet, 1/8" light violet edge
Beard Color: Violet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1984
Award of Merit: 1986

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: Velvatine X Velvet Caper
Child plants: 15 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Help with Iris Identification by RubyHouse Jan 24, 2020 12:13 PM 10
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Mar 17, 2020 12:53 PM 260
Dwarf bearded iris by JLWilliams Jun 7, 2019 6:35 AM 11
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 28, 2020 10:22 AM 3,002
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Trades? by Henhouse Jun 25, 2015 8:27 AM 47
how does one get into trading on here by irisfirefighter Apr 25, 2018 6:14 PM 110
Help ID dwarf iris by Lilydaydreamer Apr 28, 2015 2:09 PM 18
bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Mar 27, 2020 1:06 PM 17,888
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Mar 28, 2020 6:49 PM 18,401

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