Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Hi') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Monty Byers
Year Of Registration: 1989
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1990
Seedling Number: E7-1
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 6:-10° to 0°
Bloom Color Classification: White
Bloom Color Description: White, chartreuse yellow lines over hafts
Beard Color: Blue, tipped yellow in throat with short blue horns
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Howdy Do X Baby Blessed

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