Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Eye of Newt') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: H238DD
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 13 inches (33 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Gold
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Greenish gold standards, veined darker; pearl white falls, narrow old gold band, gold-edged chestnut spot with 1/4" pearl bisecting line from end of beard, gold rays in throat
Beard Color: Old gold, lavender at end
Style Arm Color: Greyed yellow, violet lip and midrib
Fragrance: Slight
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2005
Award of Merit: 2008

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Snugglebug X Buddy Boy
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 May 23, 2019 7:16 PM 16,634
Show me some signs of SPRING! by tveguy3 May 3, 2015 7:41 AM 999
Some clumps shots? by PollyK Jul 5, 2014 7:54 PM 339
Bloom is busting out all over............. by Paul2032 Jul 2, 2014 2:04 PM 671
2013 Median Iris Bloom in My Utah Garden by Paul2032 Jan 5, 2014 3:47 PM 32
Iris bloom in my Utah garden by Paul2032 Apr 28, 2013 10:45 AM 86
My first seedling bloom by Paul2032 Apr 12, 2012 9:37 AM 18

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