Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: P89-4
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 22 inches (56 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Bloom Color Description: Ochre yellow standards; ochre yellow falls, bluish line radiating out to edge, bluish haze around line, hafts brown
Beard Color: Black brown
Fragrance: Sweet

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Unbalanced Tetraploid
Parentage: N280-2: (L285-2: (G100-A: (Paint the Scene x Dream Lord) x Ocelot) x Chocolates and Silk) X N135-1: (L19-Y: (J16-6: (Lore x Hoodlum) x Posing) x Flirty)

Common names
  • Iris
  • Intermediate Bearded Iris

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