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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2001
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2001
Seedling Number: HH 146-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 39 inches (99 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Light blue standards; blue white falls
Beard Color: Blue, tipped yellow
Style Arm Color: Light blue
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003

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: CC 163-1: (Honky Tonk Blues x Riverboat Blues) X Jazz Me Blue

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Posted by OldGardener (So Cal - Zone 10b) on Apr 18, 2013 10:25 AM

Schreiner's lists this as a reverse amoena

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
What's your favorite blue? by Zencat Jul 1, 2014 11:37 AM 137

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