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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: D58AA
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 52 inches (132 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Violet
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: Pale blue standards; medium violet falls, light violet blue crystalline rim
Beard Color: Light violet blue at end, old gold in throat
Style Arm Color: Pale blue
Fragrance: Slight
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Silverado X Born Beautiful
Child plants: 12 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooming in Kentucky - 2015 by Muddymitts May 29, 2016 3:59 AM 367
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112
TB Tallest Variety by caitlinsgarden Jul 18, 2012 5:51 AM 17

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