Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Elizabethan Age') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lowell Baumunk
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: 943J
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Luminata
Bloom Color Description: Apricot standards, washed with translucent purple infusion except at edges; white falls with apricot rim and hafts, heavily overlaid dark purple, apricot and white veining around beard
Beard Color: Tangerine, more intense in throat
Style Arm Color: Apricot with slight purple highlighting
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007
Award of Merit: 2009
John C. Wister Medal: 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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 678A: (Cheating Heart x PDFF-1: (Prize Drawing x Flights of Fancy)) X County of Kent
Child plants: 9 child plants

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Location: My gardenDate: May 13, 2019
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2017-04-14
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Location: Santa Clara, CADate: 2016-03-31
By Mikey
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Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon Date: 2015-04-25
By Patty
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Location: IndianaDate: May 2013Elizabethan Age tall bearded iris
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Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon Date: 2015-05-06
By Patty
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2017-04-14Just opening.
By Lestv
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 4, 2015
By Moiris
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Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon Date: 2015-05-09
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Location: Superstition Garden - Cathey's Valley, CADate: April 18, 2015
By Moiris
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 2015
By Moiris
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Location: MichiganDate: June 2016
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: May 28, 2017
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Location: Michigan-my garden
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-22
By Patty
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 5, 2017
By Lbsmitty
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-04
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Location: Santa Clara, CADate: 2016-03-31
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
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Location: Catheys Valley CaliforniaPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2020-05-21
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Could this be Elizabethan Age? by evelyninthegarden May 13, 2020 9:45 PM 14
Season 2020 by shizen Sep 19, 2020 5:42 PM 1,465
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Mar 15, 2020 9:47 PM 404
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Aug 10, 2020 6:20 PM 1,651
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Some realizations about awards by LynNY Jun 30, 2018 5:38 PM 45
I think I am too old for this. by caitlinsgarden Mar 12, 2019 11:53 AM 57
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Still MORE Superstition Iris Garden Pictures! by Misawa77 Jan 1, 2018 12:16 PM 145
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Rebloomers by bluegrassmom Dec 7, 2016 11:50 AM 138
Seedling - Comments/Opinions by TsFlowers Jun 6, 2016 5:28 PM 23
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
What are your favorite color/colors in iris? by cbunny41 Jan 25, 2016 4:42 PM 152
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169

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