Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Amber Essence') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: N184-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Peach
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Rich rich salmon terracotta standards, flushed terracotta at base; rich salmon terracotta falls, violet blaze, terracotta hafts
Beard Color: Brick red
Fragrance: Slight
Musky

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: Candy Clouds X Love Actually
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2011-06-02
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Location: Iowa
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Location: Iowa
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Sharing your best iris pics by bluegrassmom Nov 16, 2016 8:15 AM 154
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
Looking for these Iris by LynnG Aug 30, 2015 5:23 PM 14
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Snowpeak Inventory Reduction Sale by irisloverdee Jul 21, 2015 9:18 AM 27
Goners part 2 by Misawa77 Nov 20, 2015 4:26 PM 405
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jun 15, 2019 7:48 PM 16,746
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by irisloverdee May 17, 2015 11:49 AM 12
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
Show us your Colors - Part 8 by Muddymitts Feb 24, 2015 8:54 AM 191
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821

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