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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1985
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: Q101-8
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (96 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Purple
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: Blue lavender standards; velvety blue purple falls, 1/4" lavender edge
Beard Color: Tangerine, lavender on tip
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1990

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: Tomorrow's Child X Magic Man
Child plants: 44 child plants

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Stop and Smell the IrisStop and Smell the Iris
By bennysplace on May 15, 2015

My ongoing love affair with the iris began when I worked for a small bank in what was once a small town. There was a separate building called the annex, where I would go to fix the staff's computers. One spring my stroll was rewarded with something magical.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I got a box! :) by Grace_smith Aug 14, 2020 7:08 PM 27
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