Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jim & Vicki Craig
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: AH 67C11
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 21 inches (53 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Deep violet
Beard Color: Violet, light blue in throat
Fragrance: Slight

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: Tetraploid
Parentage: 87Z23: (4W4: (13L1: (Light Fantastic x I. aphylla ”Van Nes”) x 31T6: (10R23: (13L1: (Light Fantastic x "Aphylla Van Nes") x 9M9: ((En Route x Maroon Caper) x Whole Cloth)) x 6R10: ((Odyssey x Maroon Caper) x (Chapeau x (Sacred Mountain x aphylla "Werckmeister"))))) x 38T8: (Plough black sdlg. x Phoenix)) X AH11A5: (1V10: (13L1 x 1R20: (13L1 x 2N1: (Star Child x (Sacred Mountain x aphylla “Werckmeister”)))) x 59X4: (36Y11: (unknown blue x Spinning Wheel) x 6V11: (1R20 x 11R24: (9M9: ((En Route x Maroon Caper) x Whole Cloth) x 8L3: (Chapeau x (Sacred Mountain x aphylla "Werckmeister"))))))
Child plants: 3 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Border Bearded Iris

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