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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
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 03-51S2: (01-122pk/vio: (99-144P: (Kiss of Kisses x Revere) x 99-33W: (97-41B2: (95-36D x Dear Jean) x 97-36H3: (95-36C: (Cinnamon Sun x 88-180P: (Notorious x ((Success Story x (Fancy Tales x Alpine Castle)) x ((Persian Smoke x Entourage) x ((Strawberry Sundae x (Artiste x Tupelo Honey)) x (Marmalade Skies x (Sun King x (Gold Trimmings x Solano))))))) x Romantic Evening)) x Dear Jean))) x 01-299V4: (Keppel 98-162B: (Last Laugh x 96-47B: (Prince George x Braggadocio)) x Brave Face)) X 03-41I2: (01-112V2: (99-94bo: (Brave Face x 97-41B2: (95-36D x Dear Jean)) x 99-34D3: (97-41B2 x Seakist)) x 01-160X2: (Revere x 99-120G: (Next Millennium x Love of Teresa)))
Child plants: 6 child plants

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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