Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Stop Flirting') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: H166-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Flared
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Silver/Grey
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Beige grey, lavender midrib flush on standards and vibrant electric violet spreading blaze on falls
Beard Color: Tangerine orange
Fragrance: Slight

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Louisa's Song X F182-1: (Katie Pie x D61-1: (A63-1: (Dance Man x Rembrandt Magic) x Bygone Era))
Child plants: 45 child plants

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Location: Southeast IndianaDate: 2014-05-24tall bearded iris 'Stop Flirting'
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-05-16In my garden
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Location: Iowa
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Date: 2009-05-26Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 8, 2012
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 7, 2012
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Date: 2012-05-16
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-08-30Beard shot. Sun
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Posted by mattsmom (WI) on Dec 3, 2011 6:55 AM

Lovely, ruffled blooms. Who would have thought that a "grey" iris would be so lovely!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Tempo Two by janwax Oct 29, 2016 11:05 AM 130
Untitled by darksome Jun 26, 2017 10:10 AM 88
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310

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