Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Electrique') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1991
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1993
Seedling Number: Y7-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (96 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Very Early
Very Early
Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Rose
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Pale icy blue standards; slate rose falls
Beard Color: Deep tangerine bronze
Fragrance: Spicy

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: ((Inca Queen x (Tranquil Star x (Love Chant x Festive Skirt))) x Amber Snow) X (Shine on Wine x (Broadway x Show Biz))
Child plants: 96 child plants

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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2020-05-20
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Electrique
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Date: 2014-04-23
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
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Iris of the day by gemini_sage Sep 18, 2020 11:23 AM 1,517
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Oct 19, 2020 9:22 AM 19,381
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
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