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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1972
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1975
Seedling Number: 69-156P
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Purple
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: Light blue standards, deep blue purple midrib; deep blue purple falls
Beard Color: Blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1976
Award of Merit: 1978
Dykes Memorial Medal: 1980

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: ((((Frosted Starlight x (Spanish Peaks x Black Satin)) x ((Cahokia x Pierre Menard) x (Black Forest x Chivalry))) x Penthouse) x (Mahalo x Diplomacy)) X Veneration
Child plants: 93 child plants

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2015-04-20
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2017-04-10
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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2020-04-06
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-04-30First year bloom.
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: May 4, 2010 2:09 PM
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: May 7, 2010 9:46 AMFirst year bloom
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: May 7, 2010 10:01 AMThe front right section of the photo
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Location: In a public gardenDate: 2013-05-04
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-05-01First year bloom
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2002-11-01SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-05-03First year bloom.
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-05-01First year bloom.
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-05-01First year bloom.
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-05-01First year bloom.
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-04-30First year bloom.
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-04-30First year bloom
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-04-30First year bloom
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2010-04-30First year bloom
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Differences by KatsI2 Nov 8, 2020 7:23 PM 1
Few photos by hnybee09 May 8, 2020 1:34 AM 1
Cautiously excited by hnybee09 Apr 24, 2020 7:01 AM 10
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Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Breezeway is open for business by grannysgarden Apr 23, 2018 3:09 PM 52
Ghio introductions flowering at Superstition by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2017 11:56 AM 39
Iris 'Dardanus' - Am I doing this right? by Tienito Jul 9, 2018 10:33 AM 24
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OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
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The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 May 6, 2021 8:38 PM 20,122

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