Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Tweety Bird') in the Irises Database

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Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 1991
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1992
Seedling Number: 89259A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Green
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Pastel yellow standards; yellow falls with olive cast, orange overlay on hafts
Beard Color: Bright orange
Style Arm Color: Yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1994
Award of Merit: 1996

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Wake Up X 86384A: ((Oriental Blush x Gigglepot) x (Gigglepot x ((Concord Touch x Daisy) x Soft Air)))
Child plants: 80 child plants

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Landscape pics by bluegrassmom Sep 3, 2016 1:01 AM 53
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Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Feb 20, 2016 6:09 PM 215
More seedlings .........and how I got 'em! by diggit Jan 23, 2014 3:58 PM 21
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