Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Erotic Touch') in the Irises Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Iris
Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Sterling Innerst
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: 4201-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Burnt bittersweet brown, blue purple spot on falls
Beard Color: Golden orange
Style Arm Color: Brown
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2001

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Springhouse X Bogota
Child plants: 4 child plants

Image

Photo gallery:
Date: 2006-06-01
By dimson67
Give a thumbs up
Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: May 30, 2017
By Lbsmitty
Give a thumbs up
Image
By avmoran
Give a thumbs up
Location: Hanover PADate: 2010-10-05
By Misawa77
Give a thumbs up
Image
By Misawa77
Give a thumbs up
Image
By Misawa77
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Photos of Dimson67's irises. by dimson67 Apr 2, 2018 6:42 PM 110
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Show us your Colors - Part 8 by Muddymitts Feb 24, 2015 8:54 AM 191
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Iris by the alphabet by Muddymitts Jan 18, 2015 9:01 AM 313
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Finally! by Snork Jun 17, 2014 2:44 PM 176
Hallelujah Brother! by tveguy3 Aug 10, 2014 9:09 PM 933
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
Hanover Blooms by Misawa77 Aug 3, 2013 5:30 PM 194
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by zuzu and is called "Clivia"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.