Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Loopty Loo') in the Irises Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Iris
Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: M265A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Light blue
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Medium lilac standards blending to wide pale slate blue margin; medium lilac falls with violet blue texture veins and flash around beard
Beard Color: Yellow in throat, violet tipped yellow in middle, blue violet at end
Style Arm Color: Pale slate blue
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Peacetime X Rhapsodic

Image

Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 23, 2012 8:25 AM

Neat color. Strong grower and heavy bloomer here.

[ Reply to this comment | Give a thumbs up ]

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Mid-America is open! by janwax Feb 23, 2016 3:24 AM 77
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
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
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Our Favorite Purples/Lavenders! by Betja Mar 1, 2012 1:15 PM 32

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Natalie and is called "Mexican Evening Primrose"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.