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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1993
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: 90-52D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Wine
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Solid black cherry standards; orange salmon falls, dotted black cherry edge
Beard Color: Sienna
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1996
Award of Merit: 1998

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: Chatter X Power Surge
Child plants: 75 child plants

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UndyingLight On September 20, 2018 Obtained plant
Planted September 21st, 2018
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 19, 2019 11:06 AM 84
Thrivers 2019 by TBMan Jan 21, 2019 12:28 PM 18
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Mar 19, 2019 12:34 PM 329
First Seen in My Colorado Garden by LizinElizabeth Aug 11, 2018 11:07 AM 41
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Please ID this one for me by pirl Jun 20, 2018 4:08 PM 16
A Visit to Bluebird Haven Iris Gardens by evelyninthegarden Jun 1, 2018 12:10 PM 27
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
Mary's Garden 2018 by urania1 Jul 18, 2018 10:26 AM 162
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Ghio introductions flowering at Superstition by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2017 11:56 AM 39
The Naming of Irises by janwax Nov 26, 2017 3:54 PM 38
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
Iris guessing game by UndertheSun Jan 29, 2017 4:31 PM 104
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Show Us your "Dark Top" irises by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2016 5:13 AM 87
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Bloom 16 zone 7 by arilbred May 30, 2016 10:37 PM 100
Fleurs de Mar by Muddymitts Jun 11, 2016 8:15 PM 452

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