Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Baltic Sea') 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: Tw10A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Medium marine blue
Beard Color: Blue white
Style Arm Color: Medium marine blue
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010
Award of Merit: 2012

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
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)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Capital City Jazz X Sea Power
Child plants: one child plant

Baltic Sea

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Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7ADate: 5/24/15Iris Baltic Sea
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Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7ADate: 2016-05-25
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 2016Ever After in back
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Tell Us About Your Outstanding tb's by janwax May 18, 2016 12:34 PM 48
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Tom Johnson Irises added this year 2014. by tveguy3 Feb 3, 2015 4:14 AM 140
Blue iris by TiaLee Sep 30, 2014 4:05 PM 104
Can you tell me anything about these irises? by meslgh Sep 4, 2014 9:03 PM 48
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
Iris have started to bloom here in my garden by Newyorkrita May 29, 2012 11:06 AM 119
Blooming Over The Last Few Days by Betja May 31, 2012 10:46 AM 321
Your Favorite Blue Irises? by Betja Feb 29, 2012 10:39 PM 57

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