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

Common names:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: 94-26D3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, purple lines radiating from beard, light purple marginal dotting, shoulders gold
Beard Color: Red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2001
Award of Merit: 2003

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: Parentage too lengthy for this data field. See comments section for more.
Child plants: 19 child plants


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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2018-04-25
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2014-04-19
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2014-04-21There's a sleeping bee in there!
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Location: Zone 7 KnoxvilleDate: 2018-04-29
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-05-09
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Date: 2013-04-29
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2013-04-30
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2014-04-21
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Location: north central TexasDate: 2005-04-21
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Posted by admin on Aug 1, 2013 11:11 AM

Parentage: 92-42: (90-45b: (((Tomorrow's Child x (Caption x (Dream Affair x (Artiste x Tupelo Honey)))) x Costa Rica) x (Costa Rica Sib x London Lord)) x 88-180p, Pod Parent of Snowed In) x 92-75d4: (90-86v2: (((83-80: ((Handiwork x (Gay Parasol x Mystique)) x Goddess) x (Gem of Sierra x ((((Ponderosa x Honey Rae) x ((((Commentary x Claudia Rene) x Claudia Rene) x Ponderosa) x (Ponderosa x New Moon))) x Osage Buff) x 76-11: (Vanity x Anon))) x Gigolo) x (Indiscreet x Columbia the Gem)) x ((Indiscreet Sib x (Goddess x (Rancho Rose x ((Flareup x Osage Buff) x 76-11)))) x (Indiscreet x 83-80))) x 88-180p)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Breezeway is open for business by grannysgarden Apr 23, 2018 3:09 PM 52
Bloom 2018 by arilbred May 23, 2018 5:34 AM 80
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Question for the hybridizers by Polymerous Feb 19, 2019 10:36 PM 404
Iris lost and trying to replace by Kitttty13 Jan 23, 2016 12:46 PM 12
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Feb 21, 2019 11:59 PM 15,525
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 14 by Muddymitts Mar 4, 2015 8:06 AM 132
Show us your Colors - Part 12 by Muddymitts Mar 1, 2015 10:08 AM 162
Some pretty no id Irises to brighten winter days... by gemini_sage Sep 14, 2015 11:49 AM 410
What Roger Duncan irises do you have, add this year, or have on your wish list? by Misawa77 Dec 15, 2014 7:42 AM 53
What Ghio irises do you have, Add this year, or have on your wish list? by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2014 9:31 AM 342
Rhizome sale from upper peninsula Michigan by DaveinPA Aug 14, 2014 10:50 AM 8
Lets watch our iris grow and bloom by Paul2032 May 17, 2013 7:06 PM 267
Spring has sprung! by Ladylovingdove Apr 10, 2012 3:16 AM 69

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