Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: NN-412-A
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Creamy yellow standards, splashed dotted & edged red violet; pale yellow falls edged with red violet dots & splashes
Beard Color: Dark orange in throat, orange in middle, yellow at end, feathery cream-yellow flounces streaked and dotted red violet
Space Age Beard Appendages: Flounces
Style Arm Color: Creamy yellow, splashed and streaked red violet
Fragrance: Pronounced

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: L-181-A: (Tiger Honey x H-117: (F-31: (Platform x Egyptian) x Rock Star)) X Broken Record

Common names
  • Iris
  • Border Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: East facing garden zone 6b
Date: May 2023
Maiden bloom, nice increasing. form and color are good.
Photo by avmoran

Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens

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