Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Brilliant Disguise') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: Tw34B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Flared
Bloom Color Classification: Black
Orange
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Apricot orange standards; dark maroon black falls
Beard Color: Orange
Style Arm Color: Orange, crests brushed maroon
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010
Award of Merit: 2012

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: Idol X Next Millennium
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Apr 21, 2019 3:55 PM 876
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Iris Guessing Game 5 by Lestv Mar 15, 2017 9:33 AM 122
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Color Mixing by Dachsylady86 Jan 20, 2017 2:51 PM 231
Seedling 2016 by tveguy3 Jan 1, 2017 1:42 PM 148
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Tell Us About Your Outstanding tb's by janwax May 18, 2016 12:34 PM 48
Your favorites with orange beards by bluegrassmom May 4, 2016 1:45 PM 27
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Top dozen TBs to recommend to a perennial gardener: your nominations by gemini_sage Nov 19, 2017 10:29 AM 164
What are your favorite color/colors in iris? by cbunny41 Jan 25, 2016 4:42 PM 152
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Trades? by Henhouse Jun 25, 2015 8:27 AM 47
how does one get into trading on here by irisfirefighter Apr 25, 2018 6:14 PM 110
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Blooming in Kentucky - 2015 by Muddymitts May 29, 2016 3:59 AM 367

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