Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Crazy for You') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: C208-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Rose
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Oyster grey standards, pinkish beige midrib flush; oyster grey falls overlaid and heavily veined rose grey
Beard Color: White, tipped bronze tangerine
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
Parentage: Z51A-1, Wild Vision sibling, X Z65-1: (W117-1: ((Alpine Journey x Beachgirl) x (Beachgirl x ((Tranquil Star x Coral Strand) x (Persian Smoke x Chimbolam)))) x X108-2, Chocolate Vanilla sibling)
Child plants: 40 child plants


Photo gallery:
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2014
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Location: Catheys Valley CaliforniaPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Location: Superstitions Garden In CaliforniaDate: 2012-04-29
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2014
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2014
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Overrated/Underrated Irises by UndyingLight Mar 16, 2019 4:30 PM 30
How about the little ones? by janwax Feb 27, 2019 10:30 AM 209
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden Mar 1, 2019 9:03 AM 242
Grab bags at Sutton or Stout? by catanache Feb 15, 2019 9:56 AM 71
rhizomes grown in different zones by hippie Jan 19, 2019 11:35 AM 11
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 21, 2019 8:10 AM 468
Correction-Iris - Winter - Garage by MikeSmithIII Dec 2, 2018 9:27 PM 22
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Mar 20, 2019 10:42 AM 683
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Mar 20, 2019 11:38 PM 332
AIS Awards are up by Polymerous Aug 22, 2018 11:22 PM 46
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Mar 18, 2019 11:39 PM 316
This question is directed to those who have enough dark irises to compare by DaisyDo Aug 8, 2018 6:51 PM 15
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
2017 AIS awards by DaisyDo Jun 30, 2018 1:34 PM 34
How Many of a Cultivar Do You Order? by urania1 Jul 21, 2018 5:45 PM 35
2018 orders by aikenforflowers May 17, 2018 11:47 PM 32
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2019 12:20 PM 687
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Mary's Garden 2018 by urania1 Jul 18, 2018 10:26 AM 162

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