Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ladislav Muska
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: 98-DZCL-05
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Light brown standards, lilac veining, midrib deep lilac; vanilla yellow falls heavily lined brown maroon, more lightly lined lilac
Beard Color: Yellow mustard
Style Arm Color: Light brown
Fragrance: 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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Spacelight Sketch X (Zuzana x Calicoball)
Child plants: 11 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: My garden
Date: 2019
Location: Weiser, ID
Date: 2015 season
Location: Wonthaggi/North , Victoria, Australia
Date: 2020-10-10
Location: Wonthaggi/North , Victoria, Australia
Date: 2021-10-19
Photo by avmoran
Location: Anderson California 
Date: 2018-04-05
Location: Anderson California 
Date: 2018-04-05
Check out this beard. Looks like a caterpillar.

Date: 2017-10-23
Location: South Dakota
Date: 2013-06-17

Date: 2018-10-22

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.

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