Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Golden Apricot') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: T-178
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Rose
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Pink standards, peach influence, golden apricot edge; amaranth rose falls, golden apricot wire rim
Beard Color: Lavender blue, tangerine in throat
Style Arm Color: Pink, golden apricot crest
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013

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: Q-36: (Blue Rill x L-11: (Little Blue-Eyes x Irish Chant)) X Ahwahnee Princess
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Tough iris for humid areas by cwwilson3 Sep 8, 2020 8:50 PM 3
Season 2020 by shizen Sep 28, 2020 10:41 PM 1,477
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Aug 20, 2020 11:34 AM 3,251
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
A New Bloom Season starts! by tveguy3 Jun 28, 2016 2:20 PM 310
Show us your NOID's by yadah_tyger Jun 20, 2020 6:25 PM 1,392
Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Iris puzzles- identifying some no ids... by gemini_sage Sep 12, 2015 6:54 AM 145
Favorite color of Iris by LynnG Aug 14, 2015 3:53 AM 214
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Jun 14, 2020 8:06 PM 1,921
bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Sep 28, 2020 10:49 PM 19,295
Show me some signs of SPRING! by tveguy3 May 3, 2015 7:41 AM 999
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Aug 6, 2020 5:39 PM 18,814

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