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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: GG 87-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Medium blue
Beard Color: Blue tipped yellow
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Riverboat Blues X Jazz Me Blue

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Location: In my gardenDate: 2015-05-16
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: 2018-06-14Taken in shade
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Date: 2013-05-17
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Calif_Sue On May 5, 2015 Bloomed
Calif_Sue On May 2, 2014 Bloomed
Calif_Sue On May 10, 2013 Bloomed
Calif_Sue On September 1, 2010 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Are these irises vigorous or slow gowing? by LolaTasmania Jan 18, 2021 9:15 PM 12
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Your very best blue iris? by evelyninthegarden Feb 4, 2020 9:48 PM 97
PNW Blooms by Rebekah Aug 9, 2019 10:18 PM 59
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
So I've recently been bitten by the iris bug..... by Rebekah Nov 13, 2016 10:50 PM 87
Which ones will you be culling this year? (old 2016 thread) by Henhouse May 31, 2019 1:50 PM 198
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Irises in the mixed garden- combos, companion plants, design ideas, culture by gemini_sage Sep 30, 2016 12:55 PM 354
Blue iris by TiaLee Sep 30, 2014 4:05 PM 104
Your Favorite Blue Irises? by Betja Feb 29, 2012 10:39 PM 57

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