Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: J. T. Aitken
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1995
Seedling Number: 88M3A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: White
Bloom Color Description: White standards; yellow falls, flushed green, rim white
Beard Color: Red
Style Arm Color: Yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: Jones 334-2: ((Solar Flight x 255: (Melon Honey x M229)) x (Wright L20 x 255))) X (Greenwood yellow sdlg x Princess of Love)
Child plants: 76 child plants

Common names
  • Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Date: 2017-05-12
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Date: 2017-04-13
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Date: 2021-04-28
Location: Durham, NC
Date: 2017-04-13
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Date: 2016-05-09
Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, IL
Date: 2022-05-13
Location: My zone 5 garden.
Date: 2020-05-07
very first iris to bloom!
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Location: Chino Valley Arizona
Date: 2021-04-17
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Location: my garden in Germany
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Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Date: 2011-05-21
At a Utah Iris Society Show....2011
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