Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Hager
Year Of Registration: 1974
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1975
Seedling Number: T2597C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Pink
Beard Color: Light coral red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1976
Award of Merit: 1978
Dykes Memorial Medal: 1982

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Cherub Choir X Pink Taffeta
Child plants: 187 child plants

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Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

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tabbycat On April 3, 2021 Bloomed
1 stem 16", 2 flowers pretty pale pink
tabbycat On March 31, 2020 Bloomed
1st ever bloom. Pretty palest pink.
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