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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: I53C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Gold
Purple
Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Bright medium yellow standards; falls with small gold patch either side of beards, blending to plum on haft, blending outward to medium violet, violet tan, with narrow gilt gold marginal band, short blue line below beard
Beard Color: Gold
Style Arm Color: Medium yellow gold
Fragrance: Pronounced
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006
Award of Merit: 2009

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: F154A: (C52E: (Witches' Sabbath x In Town) x Flying Carpet) X D61A: (Skyblaze x Tom Johnson)
Child plants: 19 child plants

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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-15
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-13
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2018-05-18
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-14
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Location: Cisco, Tx
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: May 30, 2017
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Location: Las Cruces, NMDate: 2020-04-18Iris In Living Color
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Location: Las Cruces, NMDate: 2017-04-10Iris In Living Color
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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2019-04-15
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Location: my gardenDate: 2016-04-23
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-05-31
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Location: Zone 7 KnoxvilleDate: 2018-05-06
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Gorgeous photos! by virginiarose Sep 7, 2020 4:56 PM 1
It's Iris Time in Tennessee by urania1 May 6, 2021 12:05 PM 135
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
Comparison of "Most Popular" Iris to "Most Relevant" by ShawnSteve Jul 25, 2019 6:01 AM 35
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
Zone7 bloom 2019 by arilbred May 14, 2019 8:44 AM 32
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden May 7, 2021 7:07 AM 3,032
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Apr 1, 2021 4:30 AM 611
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Best Blue (Closest To True Blue) Iris by jmcbackyarddigger Apr 7, 2020 11:30 PM 36
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
2018 iris crosses by arilbred May 14, 2018 3:43 PM 32
newbie in irises by moth Apr 21, 2018 5:33 PM 11
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bloom 2018 by arilbred May 23, 2018 5:34 AM 80

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