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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 04-29N
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Red with orange underglow and blackish haze
Beard Color: Bronze
Style Arm Color: Red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013

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: 02-87M2: (((Regimen x Ennoble) x (U94-5E x Saturday Night Live)) x((Regimen x Ritual) x (Ennoble x Saturday Night Live))) X 02-228V4: (Current Events x ((Ritual x Saturday Night Live) x (Regimen x Ennoble))
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden May 11, 2019 1:46 PM 26
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Superstition Iris Gardens 2019 Introductions by lovemyhouse Dec 30, 2018 11:28 AM 82
My first red seedling by TBMan Mar 16, 2018 9:08 PM 68
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Ghio introductions flowering at Superstition by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2017 11:56 AM 39
Best Beards! by bluegrassmom Dec 21, 2017 10:50 PM 70
Iris Guessing Game 3 by UndertheSun Feb 17, 2017 10:43 PM 111
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Iris of the day by gemini_sage May 28, 2019 7:09 AM 1,480
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Mulch Madness.... by Snork Jun 19, 2016 4:24 AM 124
Fleurs de Mar by Muddymitts Jun 11, 2016 8:15 PM 452
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
TB's are Poppin' in PA!!!! by Snork Jul 6, 2015 11:30 AM 218

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