Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Blue Me Away') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lesley Painter
Year Of Registration: 2016
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: L10-106A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Blue violet, lighter below beards
Beard Color: Blue white
Style Arm Color: Blue violet,
Fragrance: 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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Indigo Princess X Monet's Blue

Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden

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Location: Napa, CA.Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Mar 15, 2020 9:47 PM 404
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Would love to see photos of your "black" iris! by cinvasko Feb 2, 2020 4:59 PM 15
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