Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Autumn Circus') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Hager
Year Of Registration: 1990
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1990
Seedling Number: RE4889StpPc
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 8: 10° to 20°
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, lightly peppered blue violet to solid edge; white falls, bold lines radiating from beard, blue violet plicata edge
Beard Color: White
Style Arm Color: Deep violet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1994

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: T3711Pc: (Space Odyssey x Socialite) X Earl of Essex
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2016-07-23
By Henhouse
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Location: Hanover PADate: 2017-04-29
By Misawa77
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Location: My garden, Watkins Glen, NYDate: 2016-07-12
By LynNY
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Location: Las Cruces, NMDate: 2017-04-15Tall Bearded Iris Autumn Circus
By GreenIris
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-10-17re-blooming in mid-October!
By janwax
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Location: -Tasmania 2014Date: 2018-10-25
By gwhizz
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Location: IowaDate: 2017-05-09
By Legalily
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 2017-11-12
By Hajue
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Location: -Tasmania 2014Date: 2017-10-23
By gwhizz
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)Date: 2017-10-31
By Hajue
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2019-04-19After a stormy day
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Location: MichiganDate: May 201)
By Lbsmitty
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-10-20Re-blooming with several stalks in late October
By janwax
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-11-11re-blooming in N. CA - Nov.5-
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Location: north central TexasDate: 2004-10-28Reblooming in the fall
By needrain
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Photo courtesy of Williamson Farm Flowers
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
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Location: IowaDate: 2017-05-09
By Legalily
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Photo courtesy of Comanche Acres Iris Garden
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Location: Frederick, MDDate: 5/10/18My first bloom of the year
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Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
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Plant Events from our members
dragonfetti On April 18, 2015 Obtained plant
I.R.I.S. Inland Region Iris Society sale; rhizome only; $4.00. LLO
VAMOJO On August 21, 2015 Obtained plant
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Hajue On October 31, 2017 Bloomed
Hajue On July 3, 2017 Transplanted
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Beautiful! by dave Nov 20, 2011 8:32 AM 0
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Apr 25, 2019 12:23 AM 326
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Apr 25, 2019 12:58 AM 977
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Mar 1, 2019 10:52 AM 207
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
More Fall results in Hanover by Misawa77 Oct 30, 2017 8:32 PM 55
Hanover Fall 2017 report by Misawa77 Oct 18, 2017 2:39 PM 54
Breck's irises-not blooming by suzysparklesalot Jul 20, 2017 3:02 PM 18
Hanover 2017 Iris Parade by Misawa77 May 9, 2017 1:55 PM 121
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Iris ID by scflowers Jan 21, 2017 4:00 AM 4
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756

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