Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Toucan Tango') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Brad Kasperek
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: 93B-65
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36-38 inches (91-97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Yellow standards streaked violet purple and white, lightly banded yellow; yellow band on falls, broken color violet purple, purple streaking on white centers
Beard Color: Mustard, tipped purple
Style Arm Color: Yellow and grape, streaked
Fragrance: Slight
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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Hotdogs and Mustard X Grecian Goddess
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Beautiful by Shannon Feb 3, 2013 10:00 AM 0
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden Mar 1, 2019 9:03 AM 242
Broken iris patterns... by evelyninthegarden Jun 25, 2018 2:56 PM 10
Yellow TB Iris by urania1 Mar 27, 2019 2:36 PM 25
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
yellow or buffy iris by DaisyDo Oct 25, 2017 1:59 PM 32
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
irisfirefighter's wanted list by irisfirefighter Feb 13, 2016 4:05 PM 19
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434

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