Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Purple Serenade') in the Irises Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Iris
Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: JJ 336-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Violet purple
Beard Color: Dark purple
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Swingtown X Good Looking
Child plants: 11 child plants

Image

Photo gallery:

Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 23, 2012 11:51 AM

Very vigorous and a very reliable bloomer here.

[ Reply to this comment | Give a thumbs up ]

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
This would be wonderful for a multi plant pic! by Marilyn Dec 20, 2013 10:25 AM 3
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Mar 15, 2020 9:47 PM 404
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Aug 10, 2020 6:20 PM 1,651
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Mar 20, 2020 9:08 PM 502
which purples make you drool? by DaisyDo May 23, 2020 12:08 AM 73
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Sep 26, 2020 5:40 PM 3,023
Iris germanica by Rik94 Jun 14, 2020 7:41 PM 207
California Bloom Season 2017 by AndreaD Jul 11, 2017 2:15 PM 97
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
What other plants do you grow besides Irises? by creativeclover Jun 4, 2018 3:20 PM 97
Link the names game by coboro Feb 7, 2016 7:25 PM 45
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Sep 26, 2020 6:01 PM 19,257
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Salt Spring Island by Pwinget Jul 15, 2014 8:28 AM 69

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Lestv and is called "Saxifraga dance"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.