Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Wizard's Return') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Tasco
Year Of Registration: 1997
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: 91-46-13-RE
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (31 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 6:-10° to 0°
Known To Rebloom Zone 8: 10° to 20°
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Reddish violet, darker halo around beards
Beard Color: Pale violet, tangerine in throat
Fragrance: Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002
Award of Merit: 2006

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Extra Charm X Tender Tears
Child plants: 15 child plants

great juxtaposition of blue beards against purple falls

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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-13Overcast
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-13Overcast
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Location: Lundby, Denmark, EUDate: 2019-05-12Full sun
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Location: My GardensDate: May 9, 2013Makes A Fast Spreading Clump
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Location: My GardensDate: May 11, 2015Berfore The Rain: In Dark Overcast.
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-13Overcast
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Location: My GardensDate: May 21, 2014Close Up View In Overcast
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Location: Catheys Valley CAPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Location: My GardensDate: May 8, 2015
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Location: My GardensDate: May 10, 2015After The Shower
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-13
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-15
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Photo courtesy of Rainbow Iris Farm
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 02. Mai 2018
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 02. Mai 2018
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