Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1996
Seedling Number: C72-A
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Orange
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Medium pink standards; orange apricot falls
Beard Color: Saturn red
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Unbalanced Tetraploid
Parentage: Mango Kiss X Bogota
Child plants: 3 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Intermediate Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Date: 2017-03-26
Intermediate Iris Furioso
Location: Adelaide South Australia Our garden
Date: 2018-10-03
Early spring time
Location: Fort Worth TX
Date: 2009-03-21
Intermediate iris \"Furioso\"
Photo by Ladylovingdove
Location: Durham, NC
Date: 2016-04-25
glows in late sun
Photo by GreenIris
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Date: 2018-03-30
Iris Furioso
Photo by Ladylovingdove
Photo by Ladylovingdove
Location: Fort Worth TX
Date: 2010-04-05
Intermediate iris \"Furioso\"
Location: Fort Worth TX
Date: 2009-03-09
Intermediate iris \"Furioso\"
Photo by avmoran
Photo by Betja
Location: New Zealand
Date: 2015-10-08

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
Photo by Betja
Location: New Zealand
Date: 2011-10-19
Location: New Zealand

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