Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Smart Money') in the Irises Database

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Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 05-4B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: Cream standards, deeper midrib; cream falls with yellow shoulders and band around edges, light violet lines and speckles in center
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: Cream
Awards: Honorable Mention: 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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 03-21 K: ((((Impulsive x Ocelot) x 97-36H3, Revere sib) x (Crazy for You x (Keppel 89-29C: (Social Event x Femme Fatale) x Boudoir))) x Decadence) X 03-92G2: (Pop Idol x ((97-36H3 x ((Affaire x Romantic Evening) x Ocelot)) x 99-93R2, Novel Idea sibling)
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Location: My Garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2014-05-22
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2018-05-12Smart Money
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Location: Taken at a local iris showDate: 2013-05-04
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2013-04-20
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Location: At Napa Iris GardensDate: 2014-04-26
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Posted by admin on Aug 1, 2013 11:11 AM

Parentage: 03-21 K: (01-56g: (99-40x3: (97-46n: (Impulsive x Ocelot) x 97-36h3, Revere Sib) x 99-174a: (Crazy for You x 95-38s2: (Keppel 89-29c: (Social Event x Femme Fatale) x Boudoir))) x Decadence) x 03-92g2: (Pop Idol x 01-29t3: (99-24q2: (97-36h3 x 97-137-o4: (93-152a3: (Affaire x Romantic Evening) x Ocelot)) x 99-93r2, Novel Idea Sib))

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