Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Deep Cover') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2016
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: AA-21-G
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 19 inches (48 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Bloom Color Description: Dark plum purple standards; burgundy falls heavily washed plum purple, slight white markings around beards
Beard Color: Bronze yellow
Style Arm Color: Plum purple
Fragrance: Slight
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: X-8409-A: (Spring Waters x (V-473: (Ahwahnee Princess x Poignant) x V-491: (Drop of Sunshine x Short Line))) X Dialect

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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One more post with planting questions... by cinvasko Sep 19, 2019 7:51 AM 3
Preparing Iris Beds by AndreaD Aug 4, 2019 7:34 PM 17
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
I'm kind of experimenting here by Rebekah May 8, 2019 1:04 AM 10
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 25, 2020 2:06 AM 1,065
Bloom Out Survey and Problem Solving by William May 31, 2019 3:43 AM 42
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Hello - Introduction and Public GOAL Declaration by wvyen Jan 13, 2019 7:53 PM 26
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Deepening in by UncleWill Sep 11, 2018 12:43 PM 12
Early Bloom season by javaMom Aug 30, 2018 1:47 PM 50
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 23, 2020 1:28 PM 462
Wish me luck!? by JLKelley Sep 28, 2018 11:54 AM 16
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
"Thrivers" -- 2018 by TBMan Nov 7, 2018 1:09 PM 115
My least favorite iris by LynnDel May 31, 2019 3:45 AM 267
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872

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