Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Knotty Pine') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Goett
Year Of Registration: 1959
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1961
Seedling Number: 91-Al
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 13 inches (33 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Tan standards; brown falls
Awards: Award of Merit: 1967
Cook-Douglas Medal: 1970

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: Minnie Colquitt X Dennis D 551
Child plants: 121 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 May 22, 2019 7:32 PM 183
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Feb 20, 2016 6:09 PM 215
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
First color of the Spring! by Snork May 18, 2015 9:52 AM 46
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts May 22, 2019 11:13 AM 17,381
Iris by the Alphabet - Part 2 by Muddymitts Jan 24, 2015 11:06 AM 434
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112

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