Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Pop Idol') in the Irises Database

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Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: 01-299K3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Violet
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: Pale pink standards, coral pink midrib; red violet falls, large coral-pink sunburst, pink halo around edge
Beard Color: Red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010

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: Keppel 98-162B: (Last Laugh x 96-47B: (Prince George x Braggadocio)) X Brave Face
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-22
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-22
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Location: IndianaDate: May 2013Tall bearded iris 'Pop Idol'
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-03
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Location: Bay View GardensDate: 2012-04-29
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Location: Iowa
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Location: Bay View GardensDate: 2011-04-30
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2014-04-29
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Date: 2014-05-19
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Fleurs de Mar by Muddymitts Jun 11, 2016 8:15 PM 452
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Blooming in Kentucky - 2015 by Muddymitts May 29, 2016 3:59 AM 367
Superstition Iris Gardens Spring 2015 blooms! by Misawa77 Nov 13, 2015 7:09 AM 270
Show us your Colors - Part 10 by Muddymitts Feb 28, 2015 12:34 AM 189
Amazing Don, Private Eye - Case of the missing Teenybopper by tveguy3 Jul 31, 2015 10:19 AM 105
Superstition 2015 introductions by Misawa77 Jul 4, 2015 12:04 PM 585
What Ghio irises do you have, Add this year, or have on your wish list? by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2014 9:31 AM 342
Beards! by Henhouse May 28, 2016 6:30 PM 191
Getting ready for incoming shipments by Henhouse Jun 24, 2014 11:45 AM 38
How about your favorite amoenas and reverse amoenas? by tveguy3 Apr 18, 2014 10:23 AM 101
What's your favorite blue? by Zencat Jul 1, 2014 11:37 AM 137
Some of your favorite Purple or Violet irises by tveguy3 May 3, 2014 4:51 PM 365
2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561

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