Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Rainbow Rim') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Donald Spoon
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2001
Seedling Number: 97-653A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (35 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Violet
Wine
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Bright yellow standards, base lavender blue; lavender blue falls edged bright yellow, maroon spot pattern with centerline more violet
Beard Color: Lavender blue, tipped yellow
Style Arm Color: Bright yellow

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
Parentage: Being Busy X Little Showoff
Child plants: 11 child plants

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My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty May 23, 2019 2:20 PM 59
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 May 23, 2019 8:01 AM 189
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv May 23, 2019 8:06 AM 520
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden May 22, 2019 9:32 PM 655
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden May 23, 2019 3:01 PM 1,054
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat May 23, 2019 3:11 PM 1,523
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Most floriferous, favorite SDBs and MDBs by William Feb 3, 2018 5:12 PM 203
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
Just mad by arilbred Sep 19, 2017 6:48 PM 14
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414

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