Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Buster') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: J50-1
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Solid mahogany standards, midrib touched cream; cream to soft lemon falls, 3/8" burgundy black dotted edge
Beard Color: White base, hairs tipped violet at end, mustard in throat
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Fling X Hoodlum
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris changed color by Dewayne47 May 18, 2020 8:28 AM 14
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Oct 14, 2020 8:34 PM 956
Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris 'Buster' by azemans Mar 17, 2020 3:55 PM 8
Season 2020 by shizen Oct 20, 2020 11:25 PM 1,554
Looking for Montmartre TB by lovemyhouse Jul 27, 2019 5:13 PM 17
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Steep bank - Can I use Irises as an easy-care ground cover under trees? by Valerie1234 May 1, 2019 3:56 PM 21
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 12, 2020 5:39 AM 2,719
Overrated/Underrated Irises by UndyingLight Jun 19, 2019 8:29 AM 66
What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Sep 22, 2020 8:24 PM 69
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Bearded Iris not blooming by kcisis1 Dec 10, 2018 4:48 AM 6
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
I think I am too old for this. by caitlinsgarden Mar 12, 2019 11:53 AM 57
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215

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