Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Sterling Innerst
Year Of Registration: 1990
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1991
Seedling Number: 3379-4
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 19 inches (48 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Bloom Color Description: Light blue, dark blue spot on falls
Beard Color: Light blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1995

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: Scented Nutmeg X 2815-1: (Little Episode x Pippi Longstockings)

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Location: zone 10a socal
Date: 2019-04-09
potted
Photo by shizen
Location: Concord, MA
Date: 2016-07-18
Location: Durham, NC
Date: 2017-04-14
Location: Home garden
Date: 2015-04-10
Photo by Betja
Photo by Ladylovingdove
Location: Home garden
Date: 2015-04-10
Location: Whitesboro, TX
Image courtesy of The Shady Spot Iris. All rights reserved.
Location: Whitesboro, TX
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CA
Date: April 11, 2012

Date: 2014-04-23
Photo by Betja
Photo by Betja
Photo by Betja

Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
Photo by Betja
Location: Durham, NC
Date: April, 2015
Closeup of bud
Location: Home garden
Date: 2015-04-10
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CA
Date: April 10, 2012
Location: From my garden. Poland.

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.
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