Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Aplomb') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1991
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1991
Seedling Number: 86-115K2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Magenta
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Mulberry plum standards; deep mulberry plum falls, deeper shoulders
Beard Color: Brick
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1994
Award of Merit: 1998

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: 83-10V2: ((Act of Love x Lady Friend) x Caption) X Stratagem
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Location: Michigan-my garden
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\"Aplomb\" From Joe Ghio
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: 2018-06-04
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Photo courtesy of Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
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Comments:
Posted by irisfarmer on Nov 22, 2011 8:33 PM

I Love the color of this iris!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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