Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Bay Front') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: P-15
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
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Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 8: 10° to 20°
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Hyacinth blue
Beard Color: Pale yellow
Fragrance: Sweet

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: Winds of Change X American Eagle

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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 8, 2012
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 13, 2012
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 14, 2012
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 13, 2018 11:34 PM 91
Ghio introductions flowering at Superstition by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2017 11:56 AM 39
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Story Time by Polymerous Jan 17, 2017 7:35 AM 52
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Iris Photo Book? by djinnevada Jan 22, 2016 11:01 AM 22
Iris Sisters Sale - Mostly Barry Blyth - eBay by yadah_tyger Nov 18, 2015 8:56 AM 263
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Oct 14, 2018 7:27 AM 14,725
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Oct 14, 2018 10:48 PM 16,152
Little evergreen trees to go around iris without blocking the sun. by Linneaj Aug 28, 2014 8:58 PM 7
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
OK, so how many have you got ordered??? by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2014 10:16 PM 759
Mary Ann's Irises by Muddymitts Aug 11, 2014 11:17 AM 728
Lets watch our iris grow and bloom by Paul2032 May 17, 2013 7:06 PM 267
Seeds sprouting! by tveguy3 Apr 5, 2013 3:05 PM 24
Blooming Today - April 16, 2012 by Betja Apr 22, 2012 9:09 PM 65
Blooming Yesterday, April 14, 2012 by Betja Apr 16, 2012 2:25 PM 7
Blooming Over The Past Week by Betja Apr 15, 2012 2:18 PM 21

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