Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: 91197 A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (85 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Magenta
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Apricot standards; raspberry falls
Beard Color: Tangerine

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: Sweet Musette X Adobe Rose
Child plants: 5 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Alabaster, AL
Date: 2022-05-10
Location: San Rafael, CA
Date: 2017-04-28
Location: Forest Park, OK
Date: 2021-05-15
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: Chino Valley Arizona
Date: 2020-05-08
Location: Asheville, North Carolina
Date: 2011-5-13
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France
 "Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
Location: Nocona,Texas zn.7 My gardens
Date: May 4,2018
This beauty buried under a large climber, I will move it later th
Location: San Rafael, CA
Date: 2017-04-29
Location: Kansas City, MO
Date: 2016-05-18
Location: Michigan-my garden
Date: June 2016
Location: Asheville, NC
Date: 2012-05-02
Love this French import
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: San Rafael, CA
Date: 2018-05-11
Photo by Betja
Location: Cawston, BC
Date: 2022-10-28
From Hillside Irises
Location: Chino Valley Arizona
Date: 2021-05-09
Location: Mackinaw, IL
Date: Jun 2, 2011 12:33 PM
Photo by Betja
Location: My Cape Cod garden
Date: 2023-05-28
Location: Mackinaw, IL
Date: May 22, 2011 4:11 PM
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: Catheys Valley CA
Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
Location: Nocona,Texas zn.7 My gardens
Date: May 4,2018
Plant Events from our members
dragonfetti On November 3, 2014 Transplanted
Planted in new Sunflower garden.
dragonfetti On October 31, 2013 Obtained plant
Guessing on the date received., Pleasants Valley Iris Farm.
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