Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Rip City') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: EE 280-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 39 inches (99 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Bright red
Beard Color: Yellow
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003

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: War Chief X Mulberry Punch
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: In my gardenDate: 2013-05-03
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-05-11
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: 2018-06-01
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Location: Harper fence - morning sun, afternoon shadeDate: 2015-06-04
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Location: Harper fence, morning sunDate: 2008-0530Showing the golden orange beard.
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Location: Belmont garden - full sunDate: 2015-05-28
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Location: Carleton Place, Ontario CanadaDate: 2018-06-07
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Location: Harper fence, morning sunDate: 2013-11-20
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Location: Harper fence, morning sunDate: 2009-0522
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Location: My GardensDate: May 30, 2008A Tall Schreiner Red
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 1, 2017
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Location: Carleton Place, Ontario CanadaDate: 2018-06-08
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2013-05-03
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Photo courtesy of Stout Gardens
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 2016Profuse bloomer
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Location: Harper fence, morning sunDate: 2009-0522
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Location: Harper fence, morning sunDate: 2012-0525Growing with clematis 'Henryi' as the backdrop.
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Location: Harper fence, morning sunDate: 2011-1007Garden setting
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Location: Belmont gardenDate: 2012-0515Potted to keep any surrounding Houttuynia cordata 'Chameleon' (in
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Location: Belmont gardenDate: 2011-0525Nice in the early morning light.
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Calif_Sue On April 21, 2016 Bloomed
chelle On July 10, 2015 Transplanted
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Can anyone identify the name of this ole fashioned heritage iris. by bumplbea Nov 26, 2018 4:36 PM 10
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Who is going to the AIS Region 3 Rhizome sale on July 16 at Jenkins Arboretum? by Misawa77 Jul 6, 2016 7:23 PM 28
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Nov 8, 2017 12:55 PM 527
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
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