Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1981
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1981
Seedling Number: K 1127-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Bright golden copper tan, shading to lighter cordovan tan toward center of falls
Beard Color: Golden copper tan
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1983

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: F 187-B: ((Wild Ginger x Taste of Honey) x Dutch Chocolate) X Hi Top
Child plants: 3 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij Kraj
Date: 2016-05-13
Location: Northern Germany
Date: 2023-06-01
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij Kraj
Date: 2017-05-26

Date: 2009-06-05
Uploaded by MaryDurtschi
Location: Switzerland, in my garden
Date: 2017-05-22
Location: Switzerland, in my garden
Date: 2017-05-23
Location: north central Texas
Date: 2003-04-28
Location: Northern Germany
Date: 2022-06-05
Location: Botanical Garden, Faculty of Science, Zagreb, Croatia
Date: 2021-05-23
Iris BE 'Rustic Cedar'
Uploaded by CLUSIANA
Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France
"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by crawgarden and is called "Tinka Time"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.