Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Elegance in Blue') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: HH 37
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Medium blue, white spot by beard
Beard Color: White, tipped yellow

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: AA1005-1: (G 1260-1: (B 723-M: (Fairy Fable x Christmas Time) x Party Look) x S659-1, Outrageous Fortune sibling) X Captain's Joy

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Choose 10 by DaisyDo Apr 22, 2019 5:47 PM 38
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden Mar 1, 2019 9:03 AM 242
Some favorites from 2018 by janwax Sep 15, 2018 1:35 PM 38
Your very best blue iris? by evelyninthegarden Sep 15, 2018 10:34 AM 70
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Apr 1, 2019 6:39 AM 358
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
pnw blooms by Rebekah Apr 14, 2019 9:57 AM 30
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
My least favorite iris by LynnDel Apr 6, 2019 12:07 PM 266
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Superstition Iris Gardens 2018 Intros by Misawa77 Dec 17, 2017 6:18 AM 35
yellow or buffy iris by DaisyDo Oct 25, 2017 1:59 PM 32
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Apr 19, 2019 9:50 PM 1,737
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789

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