Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Visual Intrigue') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Tasco
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: 95-TB-09-22
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Purple
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: Wisteria blue standards flushed deeper at base; very dark royal purple falls, very slight lighter rim, bold white spray pattern around beard
Beard Color: Tangerine, white at end
Style Arm Color: Wisteria blue
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007

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: Tempting Fate X Voodoo Blues

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2017-06-27Visual Intrigue (Tasco '04)
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Location: Catheys Valley CAPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Location: TennesseeDate: May 2018
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Location: Iowa
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-06-06
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Date: 2012-05-12
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-05-31
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
Mary's Garden 2018 by urania1 Jul 18, 2018 10:26 AM 162
Irises Blooming in July by Islandview Aug 21, 2017 7:43 PM 53
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Irises with lines and stripes by tveguy3 Jan 2, 2018 1:37 PM 895
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Tasco on Tasco by Misawa77 Jun 20, 2016 4:56 PM 289
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
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