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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: David Hall
Year Of Registration: 1964
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1964
Seedling Number: 59-30
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Light pink
Beard Color: Pink
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1965

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: 38-57 x 57-40
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Location: My GardensDate: June 3, 2016In Morning Sun
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Location: My GardensDate: May 29, 2013A Personal Favorite From The 60's
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Photo May 30, 2010
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May 30, 2010
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Location: My GardensDate: May 2013Always A Classic!
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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TB Pink Iris Identification? by comgoddess Jun 5, 2020 7:01 PM 11
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Nov 29, 2020 12:18 PM 2,725
Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun May 22, 2019 11:34 PM 86
When making new iris beds, how do you arrange them? by evelyninthegarden Jun 22, 2018 4:48 PM 21
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Irises 2017: Wet, Cold & Muddy by TBGDN Jul 18, 2017 10:43 AM 124
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Which were your first iris? A trip down memory lane...... by Paul2032 Jan 20, 2016 6:15 AM 85
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Jun 14, 2020 8:06 PM 1,921
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
My first little ones by tveguy3 May 23, 2013 2:03 PM 124
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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