Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Precious Joy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Tasco
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: 99-IB-03-31
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 26 inches (66 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Luminata
Bloom Color Description: Medium violet standards; pansy violet falls, white luminata patch around beard
Beard Color: White, tangerine in throat
Style Arm Color: Off-white, light violet midrib, crests flushed violet
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Mind Reader X Privileged Character

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Sep 18, 2019 4:37 AM 2,238
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
My visit to Schreiner's Gardens last year (2015) by HighdesertNiki Jan 18, 2016 12:46 PM 29
Favorite Iris added to the garden this year. by Boxergirl Sep 4, 2015 11:40 AM 74
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Sep 19, 2019 11:42 PM 17,084
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Sep 12, 2019 1:40 AM 17,756
Irises in the mixed garden- combos, companion plants, design ideas, culture by gemini_sage Sep 30, 2016 12:55 PM 354
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587
Tasco on Tasco by Misawa77 Jun 20, 2016 4:56 PM 289
Rhizome sale from upper peninsula Michigan by DaveinPA Aug 14, 2014 10:50 AM 8
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe Sep 1, 2011 2:43 PM 9

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