Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Crimson Lights') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barbara Nicodemus
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: D8-4
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Bark black cherry red, falls with small white area by beards striated black cherry
Beard Color: Black cherry red, hairs tipped bronze
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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
Parentage: Hello Darkness X Epicenter
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-04-21
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Date: 2010-05-23
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