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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: Q-141-A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Bloom Color Description: Mazarine blue
Beard Color: Mazarine blue
Style Arm Color: Mazarine blue
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: Blue Rill X Sigh

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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-03-25just opening - 3/25/15
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Location: Nocona,Texas zn.7 My gardensDate: April 5,2019Lovely color, large blooms for a SDB
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-03-25
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-03-25fully open   3/25/15
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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