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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: T230A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: White
Bloom Color Description: White standards infused lemon yellow at base and lower 2/3 of petal; white falls, soft lemon shadings in throat
Beard Color: Medium lemon, tipped white
Style Arm Color: White, light lemon infusions
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Smiling Faces X Sun Fun
Child plants: 2 child plants

First time to bloom here.

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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 23, 2012 11:38 AM

Vigorous iris that blooms heavily. Oddly, most of the seedlings I've gotten from it so far have been rather poor growers.

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