Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Baltic Sea') in the Irises Database

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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)
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: Capital City Jazz X Sea Power
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2016-05-15
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2016-05-15
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By Betja
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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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 5, 2017
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Location: oregonDate: 2010-05-27
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Location: Iowa
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Date: 2014-05-21
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 2016Ever After in back
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Date: 2014-05-21
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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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
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