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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1972
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1974
Seedling Number: E 170-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Silver blue
Beard Color: Lemon yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1975

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: Y51-A X Babbling Brook
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Zencat On May 9, 2018 Bloomed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
yellow or buffy iris by DaisyDo Aug 15, 2019 3:19 PM 34
Seedling :) by Rebekah Jan 22, 2018 9:57 AM 22
Utah Iris Season 2017 by Zencat Nov 1, 2017 10:24 AM 521
Seedling 2016 by tveguy3 Jan 1, 2017 1:42 PM 148
So I've recently been bitten by the iris bug..... by Rebekah Nov 13, 2016 10:50 PM 87
kudos to the ones with a large Number of verieties by creativeclover Apr 11, 2016 8:58 PM 33
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Top dozen TBs to recommend to a perennial gardener: your nominations by gemini_sage Nov 19, 2017 10:29 AM 164
Link the names game by coboro Feb 7, 2016 7:25 PM 45
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Sep 2, 2019 9:40 PM 226
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Iris Art by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2016 9:31 PM 190
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Most Anticipated by janwax Sep 11, 2015 9:29 PM 176
Thinning the herd #2 by Muddymitts Jul 23, 2015 7:35 AM 1

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