Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Hager
Year Of Registration: 1984
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1986
Seedling Number: T3917RfY/Bl
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Clear canary yellow standards; mid blue violet falls
Beard Color: Blue, tipped orange
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1988
Award of Merit: 1990
Dykes Memorial Medal: 1993
President's Cup: 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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Merry Madrigal X Freedom Road
Child plants: 134 child plants

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Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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