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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: PP 1792-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Luminata
Bloom Color Description: Dark blue violet standards with white blaze in midribs; dark blue violet falls with white blaze around beards
Beard Color: White, yellow in throat
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010

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: JJ 1571-1: (Degas Dancer x American Classic) X HH 1033-A: (Black Butte x DD 975-A: (Y 491-1: (Lorilee x Raspberry Frills) x T 405-2: (Titan's Glory x K290-A: ((Rococo x Belray) x Navy Strut))))

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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-21
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-19
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-19
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At Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Oregon.
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At Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Oregon.
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-01
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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-04-29
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 12, 2021 2:57 PM 19,919
Show us your Colors - Part 5 by Muddymitts Jul 29, 2015 10:00 PM 159
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Iris by the Alphabet - Part 2 by Muddymitts Jan 24, 2015 11:06 AM 434
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
Luminata Discussion by Moiris Oct 8, 2014 8:25 AM 65
Re-bloom Photos by Moiris Jan 7, 2015 9:17 AM 621
Blue iris by TiaLee Sep 30, 2014 4:05 PM 104
Lost Cultivars by Misawa77 Sep 13, 2014 6:45 AM 38
Show us your luminatas! by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2014 5:39 PM 23
Spring has sprung! by Ladylovingdove Apr 10, 2012 3:16 AM 69
Updating Purple Based Foliage Iris by irisloverdee May 8, 2015 6:51 PM 48
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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