Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Broken Heart') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: T202A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 43 inches (109 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Violet
Bloom Color Description: Buff pink standards, rib flushed violet; smooth buff peach falls blending to blue violet then to red violet
Beard Color: Burnt orange
Style Arm Color: Darker buff pink
Fragrance: Slight
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: Blush of Color X Poem of Ecstasy
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Photo gallery:
Location: Southeast IndianaDate: MayTall bearded iris 'Broken Heart'
By diggit
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Location: IndianaDate: May 2013Broken Heart tall bearded iris
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Location: Mackinaw, ILDate: 2011-10-15Iris 'Broken Heart' rhizome.  Photographed with my watch to show
By BookerC1
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2016-05-30
By Caruso
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Comments:
Posted by diggit (southeast Indiana - Zone 6a) on Jun 9, 2013 12:37 PM

Pretty vigorous in Indiana and clean foliage. Not skimpy or yellowish.

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