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

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Safari Sunset X Wearing Rubies
Child plants: 29 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

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Location: Melbourne, Australia
Date: 2017-10-21
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Date: 2017-10-19
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Date: 2019-05-19
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Date: 2022-05-03
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Date: 2017-10-28
Location: Superstitions Garden In California
Date: 2012-04-29
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Date: 2012-05-05
Photo by Betja

Date: 2015-04-25
Location: Keith Keppel's garden in Salem, OR
Date: 2011-05-21
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Date: 2022-05-03
Location: Superstitions Garden In California
Date: 2012-04-30
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Date: 2012-05-04

Date: 2009-01-17
Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
Location: Catheys Valley CA
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Wowza!!! by CJE Oct 29, 2017 5:06 AM 1

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