Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Conjuration') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Monty Byers
Year Of Registration: 1988
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1989
Seedling Number: D1-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: White standards, edge lightly infused pale violet; white falls suffusing to deep bright amethyst violet edge
Beard Color: White, tipped tangerine with fuzzy white horns
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1991
Award of Merit: 1994
John C. Wister Medal: 1998
Dykes Memorial Medal: 1998

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
Parentage: B-37-10: (Sky Hooks x Condottiere) X Alpine Castle
Child plants: 213 child plants

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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-05-02
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Location: Sacramento, CADate: April 24, 2018
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Location: Frannie's Iris Garden, Elk Grove, CADate: 2014-04-21
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Location: my yardDate: 2018
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Location: Cloverly, MarylandDate: May 26, 2016Conjuration
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Conjuration
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Location: Sacramento, CADate: 2019-04-27my 2019 blooms surpase my 2018 blooms.  Very tall stalks too
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Date: 2019-05-28
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Location: Yorkville, ILDate: 2020-05-31
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2015-05-27
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Location: Sacramento, CADate: April 24, 2018
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Date: 2019-05-28
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Conjuration
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Location: Lancaster, CADate: 2016-04-09
By MZiris
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Location: Mrs. Z's Garden, Kelowna B.C. Date: 2007-05-30 6:57 am. A vibrant beauty.
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Location: Yorkville, ILDate: 2020-06-01
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Conjuration
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: Spring 2014
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2003-09-16SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-05-10
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Date: 2020-05-20
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Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
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Photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens
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Location: Canoga Park, CaliforniaDate: 2012-04-24
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Location: New ZealandDate: 2013-10-26
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2007-05-26SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
Who among you by DaisyDo May 16, 2020 9:06 PM 24
Monty Byers - What a run he had. How many Byers irises do you have? by UndyingLight May 15, 2019 6:52 AM 16
TBs that make a clump quickly! by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2019 3:11 PM 48
Zone7 bloom 2019 by arilbred May 14, 2019 8:44 AM 32
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2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Some realizations about awards by LynNY Jun 30, 2018 5:38 PM 45
2018 iris crosses by arilbred May 14, 2018 3:43 PM 32
Breezeway is open for business by grannysgarden Apr 23, 2018 3:09 PM 52
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Aug 30, 2018 5:44 AM 53
Iris Time in PA by Snork Jun 17, 2017 7:46 AM 201
An Iris lesson learned by lilpod13 May 30, 2017 7:59 AM 16
Iris ID by lilpod13 May 3, 2017 1:14 AM 3
Top Ten picks! by bluegrassmom Jun 13, 2019 8:51 PM 43
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Burseens - I'll show you mine if you show me yours!! by Lestv Apr 18, 2018 1:47 PM 182

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