Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Samba Queen') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: N350-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Wine
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Opalescent pink standards, peach blush; burgundy red falls, heavy white spray pattern, edged pink
Beard Color: Muted tangerine
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: Chardonnay and Ice X Decadence

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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-24
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-04-27
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Date: 2014-05-06
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Date: 2015-05-13
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 30, 2012
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Date: 2015-05-11
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 25, 2012
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 25, 2012
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Date: 2014-05-12
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Date: 2014-05-06
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Date: 2014-05-12
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 25, 2012
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Date: 2014-05-18
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What a gorgeous iris.... by Paul2032 Jun 25, 2018 11:41 PM 3
Have your seedlings bloomed by Charriet Jul 12, 2019 12:29 AM 26
2018 orders by aikenforflowers May 17, 2018 11:47 PM 32
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Jul 18, 2019 4:52 PM 2,083
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Iris of the day by gemini_sage May 28, 2019 7:09 AM 1,480
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
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
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Remember what they look like? by Paul2032 Oct 26, 2015 7:41 PM 14
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Goners part 2 by Misawa77 Nov 20, 2015 4:26 PM 405
Trades? by Henhouse Jun 25, 2015 8:27 AM 47

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