Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Avalon Sunset') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1994
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: DD 833-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orange
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Orange
Beard Color: Tangerine
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1996

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
Parentage: Fresno Flash X Z 403-A: (((Pinafore Pink x (Oraglow x unknown)) x (Something Else x (((Golden Ice x Celestial Glory) x Flaming Star) x Gold Trimmings))) x (Vanity x ((((N364-1 x Whole Cloth) x Prairie Clover) x Distant Chimes) x Loudoun Charmer)))
Child plants: 22 child plants

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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 22, 2012 9:46 AM

A vigorous growing orange iris. Its flowers are lacking a bit in terms of substance and form.

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Posted by admin on Aug 1, 2013 11:11 AM

Parentage: Fresno Flash x Z 403-a: (S 656-1: ((Pinafore Pink x (Oraglow x Unknown)) x (Something Else x (G 1212-a: ((Golden Ice x Celestial Glory) x Flaming Star) x Gold Trimmings))) x S 494-c: (Vanity x (G 1292-b: (((N364-1 x Whole Cloth) x Prairie Clover) x Distant Chimes) x Loudoun Charmer)))

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Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750
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It's The Most Wonderful Time Of the Year! by Lestv Sep 21, 2015 8:23 PM 555
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
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Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
OK, so how many have you got ordered??? by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2014 10:16 PM 759
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
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