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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: L209-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Description: Burnt brick rose, small lavender chevrons by beards
Beard Color: Tangerine reds
Fragrance: Sweet
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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Safari Sunset X Wearing Rubies
Child plants: 17 child plants

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Location: Superstitions Garden In CaliforniaDate: 2012-04-29
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Location: Zone 7 KnoxvilleDate: 2018-04-27
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Location: Superstitions Garden In CaliforniaDate: 2012-04-30
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Date: 2009-01-17Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Wowza!!! by CJE Oct 29, 2017 5:06 AM 1
A Visit to a Fabulous Utah Iris Garden........ by Paul2032 May 22, 2020 8:05 AM 26
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
Close Encounters in the Garden by janwax Jan 14, 2020 10:54 PM 44
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
2018 iris crosses by arilbred May 14, 2018 3:43 PM 32
Bloom 2018 by arilbred May 23, 2018 5:34 AM 80
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
Zone 7 bloom by arilbred May 15, 2017 3:13 PM 89
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Celebrating Tempo Two Irises! by IrisLilli Dec 19, 2016 2:44 PM 72
Tempo Two by janwax Oct 29, 2016 11:05 AM 130
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom 16 zone 7 by arilbred May 30, 2016 10:37 PM 100
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46

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