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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: JJ 630-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, blue rim
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: White
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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: Parentage too lengthy for this data field. See comments section for more.
Child plants: 12 child plants


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Location: My garden, SwedenDate: June 2017
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At Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Oregon.
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At Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Oregon.
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Posted by admin on Aug 1, 2013 11:11 AM

Parentage: W 170-1: (R 256-a: (K 1166-1: (I 340d,shoreline Sib, x Brook Flower) x K1149-1: (D 241-1: (Y 240-b: (R 632-3: (First Violet x King's Choice) x T 617-a (Allegiance x M 999-a: (J 237-d: (Pierre Menard x Blue Ensign) x Harbor Blue))) x Y 203-a: (R 631-c: (First Violet x Arabi Pasha) x S 635-a: (Salem x Bluebird Blue))) x H 196-a: (Tropical Night x B 303-3: (V 808-1: (R 221-c: (Caroline Jane x Rococo) x Emma Cook) x W 922-1: (Toll Gate x After Dark))))) x Royal Crusader) x Ff 566-a: (W 170-1 x Northwest Progress)

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