Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Ernst
Year Of Registration: 1991
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1991
Seedling Number: F169-11
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Orchid
Bloom Color Description: Amber brown standards, lavender infusion; pale lavender blue falls, brown edge, golden brown shoulders
Beard Color: Yellow
Fragrance: Slight
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Afternoon Delight X C142-7: (Ringo x (Cranberry Ice x Grand Waltz))
Child plants: 24 child plants

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Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

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