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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: C. DeForest
Year Of Registration: 1966
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1969
Seedling Number: 66-19
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Green
Bloom Color Description: Chartreuse to lime standards; golden olive green falls, deeper center
Beard Color: Brown
Style Arm Color: White
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1970
Award of Merit: 1972

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: (Dawn Crest x S8-38) X (Mary Randall x Golden Chance)
Child plants: 47 child plants

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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2016-05-27
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Location: Backyard west facing yardDate: June 2021First bloom on this historic for me.
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Location: north central TexasDate: 2004-05-13
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Location: Alnwick garden, Northumberland UKDate: 2011-06-11
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Date: 2013-04-30
By Calif_Sue
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: Alnwick garden, Northumberland UKDate: 2008-06-21
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Location: Alnwick garden, Northumberland UKDate: 2008-06-21
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Photo Courtesy of Wildwood Gardens. Used with Permission
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2002-11-01SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Photos from Presby 2019 by BrightonPark Apr 11, 2020 8:11 PM 11
Iris germanica by Rik94 Jun 15, 2021 4:32 PM 235
Artistic rendering by Misawa77 Jan 19, 2017 11:37 PM 51
Story Time by Polymerous Jan 17, 2017 7:35 AM 52
The tall bearded iris called 'Affaire' by Firecentaurr_NZ Dec 15, 2016 5:55 AM 26
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Which Irises have you parted ways with and why? by tveguy3 Apr 17, 2017 9:40 PM 256
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Jun 14, 2020 8:06 PM 1,921
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
Lets watch our iris grow and bloom by Paul2032 May 17, 2013 7:06 PM 267
Whats blooming this year. by Ladylovingdove May 25, 2013 12:15 PM 160
Who grows historics? by PollyK Dec 1, 2011 10:53 AM 25
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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