Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Let's Play Dress Up') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2017
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: U53E
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 44 inches (112 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Purple
White
Bloom Color Description: Cool white standards, wide gold filigree over lower half, upper half lined violet brown and rimmed gold; center third of falls white, veined plum to dark purple, remainder near black, random white dots along edge
Beard Color: Mid marigold, slight mid yellow ridge at end
Style Arm Color: White, light violet beside ridge, light gold crest rimmed and lined caramel
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet

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: 76A: (Opening Number x M29DD: (Ransom Note x What's My Line)) X Reckless Abandon

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