Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Higher Love') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2017
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: TF76A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow standards infused deep gold in center; plush oxblood red falls encircled by lavender violet band and 1/4" metallic gold edge
Beard Color: Orange
Style Arm Color: Yellow to buff
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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Parentage unknown

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Apr 23, 2019 10:59 PM 111
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
AIS Awards are up by Polymerous Aug 22, 2018 11:22 PM 46
Sooo hot ........... :crying: by TBMan Aug 1, 2018 4:34 AM 79
First commercial apperance of some of my iris hybrids by TBMan Jul 23, 2018 6:55 PM 32
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden May 20, 2019 11:57 AM 2,500
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Nov 8, 2017 12:55 PM 527
My NOID iris by BabyBoomerBloomer May 6, 2018 4:16 AM 10
Iris Showing by tveguy3 May 17, 2016 12:37 AM 63
Which ones will you be culling this year? (old 2016 thread) by Henhouse May 4, 2019 6:55 AM 197
Schreiner's 2016 intro's & open for business by UndertheSun Mar 5, 2016 6:13 PM 25
Top dozen TBs to recommend to a perennial gardener: your nominations by gemini_sage Nov 19, 2017 10:29 AM 164
Which Irises have you parted ways with and why? by tveguy3 Apr 17, 2017 9:40 PM 256
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131

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