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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2001
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: 96-102R
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Violet
White
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, lined and washed violet, shoulders apricot, light yellow edge
Beard Color: Tangerine, white at end
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2004
Award of Merit: 2008

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: 94-47tall: (92-67V, sibling to Double Vision pod parent, x Skipalong) X 94-170bl, Stage Lights sibling
Child plants: 4 child plants

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By Sharon on April 8, 2012

This is a Garden Tour you'll long remember. Chelle has done marvelous things with her 10 acres in Indiana and she will show us both the before and after photos. We think you are going to love this tour! (Be sure to click on the photos to enlarge so you'll get the full picture!)

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Photo gallery:
Location: in my gardenDate: 2017-04-19
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2014-05-13
By Serjio
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-27
By Serjio
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-12
By Lestv
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 2016
By Lbsmitty
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At Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Oregon.
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
By ARUBA1334
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Date: 2017-04-19
By Calif_Sue
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Photo courtesy of Comanche Acres Iris Garden
By Joy
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Plant Events from our members
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mystery Old Iris by Ladypat1 May 25, 2021 6:21 AM 20
Carolina Dreams, 2021 by Lestv Nov 23, 2021 6:03 PM 450
2021 Iris Season by Australis Dec 5, 2021 2:34 PM 1,831
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Apr 13, 2021 9:03 PM 460
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
How do you make your rows? by Cuzz4short Feb 1, 2018 11:15 AM 50
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jun 28, 2021 1:40 PM 3,628
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Ghio introductions flowering at Superstition by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2017 11:56 AM 39
Utah Iris Season 2017 by Zencat Nov 1, 2017 10:24 AM 521
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
"Iris Culture and Hybridizing for Everyone" by janwax Nov 16, 2017 6:43 PM 41

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