Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lemon Mist') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Nate Rudolph
Year Of Registration: 1971
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1972
Seedling Number: 68-40
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Lemon yellow standards; yellow falls
Beard Color: Yellow, tipped white
Style Arm Color: Deep yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1973
Award of Merit: 1975

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: Cream Taffeta X 66-10: ((63-44: Moon Crest x 61-14: (Pink Ice x (Fleeta x 55-55))) x 64-30: (62-04: (Northbrook x 59-31: (56-22 x Fay 56-26)) x 62-09))
Child plants: 48 child plants

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2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Jun 5, 2019 7:53 PM 381
Tall Bearded Iris ID by LynDC Oct 7, 2016 2:31 AM 16
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
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Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
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