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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: 93-98J3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orange
Flower Patterns: Debby Rairdon
Bloom Color Description: Orange standards; white falls, banded orange
Beard Color: Orange tangerine
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002

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: 90-21Y, pod parent of Blonde Bombshell, X 91-121D2: (88-105X, pod parent of Heaven, x 88-100U: (85-161T2: (Fortunata x 82-135-G3: (Just Married x Caption)) x 85-155: (Newlywed x Electrabrite)))
Child plants: 10 child plants


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First prepare a list of what is being sent. Choose your basket or tray for gathering plants from your yard. You will also need pruners and a hand shovel.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Mar 20, 2020 9:08 PM 502
Does anyone want them? by Muddymitts Oct 16, 2015 3:50 AM 53
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
It's The Most Wonderful Time Of the Year! by Lestv Sep 21, 2015 8:23 PM 555
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Pacific Coast Native Irises by Moiris Nov 8, 2015 10:07 PM 202
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Everything sent ! by crowrita1 Jul 2, 2014 9:15 AM 11
Packing & Sending Rhizomes by Lestv Aug 18, 2019 6:41 PM 49
Blooming Over The Last Few Days by Betja May 31, 2012 10:46 AM 321

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