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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 05-19-I
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Early
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: White standards, blue white haze at edge; white falls, rosy violet band
Beard Color: Cream, white at end
Style Arm Color: White
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012
Award of Merit: 2014

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: 03-51S2: (01-122pk/vio, Marching Band sibling, x 01-299V4, Pop Idol sibling) X 03-41I2: (01-112V2: (99-94bo: (Brave Face x 97-41B2: (95-36D, Impulsive sibling, x Dear Jean)) x 99-34D3: (97-41B2 x Seakist)) x 01-160X2, Comfortable sibling)
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Date: 2013-05-20
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Location: At Napa Iris GardensDate: 2014-04-26
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Date: 2013-04-22Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Location: Santa Cruz CaliforniaDate: 2011-04-28
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Date: 2014-04-23
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Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Sep 8, 2012 8:04 AM

This iris is a sibling to Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Engagement Ring') and Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Day on the Bay')

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Suggestions on TB irises that make huge clumps fast with plenty of flowers. by SonoveShakespeare Nov 6, 2020 11:10 AM 43
Caterpillar damage similar to iris borer, but a different species by Riversong Sep 7, 2020 12:25 PM 2
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Jul 10, 2020 11:08 AM 390
Your favorite iris that begin with "C" by bluegrassmom Mar 23, 2020 10:19 PM 78
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden Jun 2, 2020 12:12 AM 78
Zone7 bloom 2019 by arilbred May 14, 2019 8:44 AM 32
New here by Jcanty May 4, 2019 9:06 AM 38
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
More Russian Irises-Facebook by Ivan_N_Tx Apr 12, 2019 6:15 PM 64
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Feb 3, 2021 10:06 PM 2,749
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Couldn't resist at WM by piksihk Feb 14, 2019 10:43 AM 9
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Thrivers 2019 by TBMan Jan 21, 2019 12:28 PM 18

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