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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Ernst
Year Of Registration: 1994
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1995
Seedling Number: G102-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Cream
Flower Patterns: Dark Top
Bloom Color Description: Blended violet peach standards, darker violet midrib; creamy peach yellow falls, light caramel shoulders, white center wash
Style Arm Color: Peach yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1997

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: St. Helens' Wake X Hula Dancer
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Location: My garden in SE PADate: 2016-05-28
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 3, 2017
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Location: MarylandDate: 2013-05-17reliable bloomer
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Location: Winson-Salem NCDate: 2016-05-12Thelma's
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Location: Winson-Salem NCDate: 2016-05-12Thelma's
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.
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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 Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Superstition Iris Sale by evelyninthegarden Sep 20, 2018 8:23 PM 3
Deepening in by UncleWill Sep 11, 2018 12:43 PM 12
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158

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