Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Grooving') in the Irises Database

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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
Parentage: 87Z23: (((Light Fantastic x I. aphylla ”Van Nes”) x 31T6, Takeoff sibling) x (Plough black sdlg. x Phoenix)) X AH11A5: ((13L1 x (13L1 x (Star Child x (Sacred Mountain x aphylla “Werckmeister”)))) x ((unknown blue x Spinning Wheel) x (1R20 x 11R24)
Child plants: 2 child plants


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Posted by admin on Aug 1, 2013 11:11 AM

Parentage: Aphylla ”van Nes”) x 31t6, Takeoff Sib) 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, Reformation Sib)))

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