Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Brave Face') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2001
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: 97-134G4
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Magenta
Pink
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Light pink standards, midrib darker; magenta rose falls bleeding into pink sunburst pattern around beard.
Beard Color: Red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2004

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: U94-6F, unknown, X Starring
Child plants: 19 child plants

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Location: Warfordsburg, PADate: 2013-09-16
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-16
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2018-05-20
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2002-11-01SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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Location: IndianaDate: MayTall bearded iris 'Brave Face'
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2002-11-04SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
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Iris Guessing Game 3 by UndertheSun Feb 17, 2017 10:43 PM 111
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What Ghio irises do you have, Add this year, or have on your wish list? by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2014 9:31 AM 342
How about your favorite amoenas and reverse amoenas? by tveguy3 Apr 18, 2014 10:23 AM 101
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