Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: Q-360-A
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 20 inches (51 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Yellow standards heavily washed maroon; yellow falls, rusty red plicata edge
Beard Color: Pale yellow, fuzzy white horns
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Style Arm Color: Maroon
Awards: Honorable Mention: 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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Unbalanced Tetraploid
Parentage: Ruby Eruption X Rock Star
Child plants: 2 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Intermediate Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Cisco, Tx 
Date: 2020-03-24
Location: southeast Nebraska
Date: 2019-05-15
shown with iris 'Ming' in background
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Uploaded by coboro

Date: 2018-10-22

Date: 2017-10-19

Image courtesy of Iris City Gardens
Location: Whitesboro, TX
Image courtesy of The Shady Spot Iris. All rights reserved.
Location: Michigan-my garden
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
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Photo courtesy of Stout Gardens
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