Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Volatile') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer:Jim & Vicki Craig
Year Of Registration:1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry):1996
Seedling Number:C37Z19
Classification:Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height:32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season:Mid
Flower Form:Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification:Light blue
Flower Patterns:Self
Bloom Color Description:Light blue standards, base slightly deeper; light blue falls, medium blue haft markings extending to end of beards
Beard Color:Pale blue
Style Arm Color:Medium blue

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
Underground structures:Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds:Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods:Division
Parentage:Bold Crystal X C103X1: ((53L: (Odyssey x (Stepping Out x Deborah Suzanne)) x 51S1: ((Odyssey x (Shipshape x ((Rimfire x Cedarcrest) x (Lovely Letty x Pinwheel)))) x Patina)) x 51S1)
Child plants:2 child plants


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September 9, 2011

Growing herbs can be addictive. You begin with one or two small plants in a window and end up with an entire herb garden. It's fun and relatively easy to grow them, and you just might reap a bountiful harvest. Here are some ideas for what to do with all those wonderful herbs.

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Location: Central Texas 76844Date: April 2010
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