Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Golden Immortal') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1997
Seedling Number: G-63-RE
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 8: 10° to 20°
Known To Rebloom Zone 9: 20° to 30°
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Barium yellow standards; naples yellow falls, white area near beards, 1/4" bronze gold centerline
Beard Color: Cadmium orange, white base
Style Arm Color: Barium yellow
Foliage: Purple Based
Fragrance: Pronounced
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: Orange Popsicle X Zurich
Child plants: 4 child plants

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By Betja
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Location: Sussex, UKDate: early May 2020A beautiful yellow, with long orange beards!
By jeffa
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Glen Rock PA
By Misawa77
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Monty Byers - What a run he had. How many Byers irises do you have? by UndyingLight May 15, 2019 6:52 AM 16
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
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Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Irises for Dummies by Cuzz4short Oct 3, 2016 11:14 PM 328
how does one get into trading on here by irisfirefighter Apr 25, 2018 6:14 PM 110
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Aug 14, 2020 5:00 AM 18,907
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Aug 6, 2020 5:39 PM 18,814
Re-bloom Photos by Moiris Jan 7, 2015 9:17 AM 621
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Purple base foliage in pictures by Misawa77 Nov 17, 2017 9:52 PM 57
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
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