Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Zooboomafoo') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: L263A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Medium yellow standards; medium yellow falls, dark burgundy veins washed and blended darker over lower 3/5, edged with 3/8" solid medium yellow band
Beard Color: Orange
Style Arm Color: Yellow gold
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2009
Award of Merit: 2011
Cook-Douglas Medal: 2015

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: Fingertips X Marksman
Child plants: 3 child plants

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