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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: FF 1104-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Wine red
Beard Color: Blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008
Award of Merit: 2010

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: Parentage too lengthy for this data field. See comments section for more.
Child plants: 10 child plants


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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2019-05-29
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2018-05-16
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Location: my yard
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Location: Las Cruces, NMDate: 2017-04-20Tall Bearded Iris Fortunate Son
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Location: Iowa
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Location: iowaDate: 2011-05-30
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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2013-05-29
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2014-05-29
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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2013-05-30
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Posted by eclayne (Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA - Zone 6a) on May 29, 2013 9:20 AM

The complete parentage:
AA 791-1: (Warrior King x Chief Quinaby) X AA 821-B: (T 1983-2: (Warrior King x unknown) x H 1082-1: (C 681-5: (T 950-F: (M 801-1: (Oriental Glory x Inca Chief) x R 951-A: (L 316-1: (I 414-A: (Casa Morena x Watchfire) x Inca Chief) x Bronze Bell)) x W 544-A: (S 777-B: (L 324-B: (I 427-A: (A 115, unknown, x Casa Morena) x Inca Chief) x Dark Chocolate) x R 329-A: (L 318-1: (I 275-8: (Orelio x Pacemaker) x Inca Chief) x M 951-3: (Quechee x I 274-1: (Orelio x Pacemaker))))) x Vitafire))

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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