Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Rome') 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: Y-444-C
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 25 inches (64 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Description: Chrome yellow standards, red violet faint flush at midribs, ruby red wire edge; ruby red falls, lighter edge, slight white markings at hafts
Beard Color: Tangerine
Style Arm Color: Chrome yellow

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Raspberry Swirl X Fruit Stripe

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2019 Seedlings by KentPfeiffer Jan 16, 2020 1:55 PM 162
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Japanese irises 2019 by Tienito Jul 9, 2019 11:20 PM 31
A wander around Iris Sisters Farm, May 2019 by Lestv Jan 7, 2020 1:53 PM 67
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
A Visit to Bluebird Haven Iris Gardens by evelyninthegarden Jun 1, 2018 12:10 PM 27
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jan 17, 2020 11:44 AM 2,833
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Iris ordering season has begun!...Is it really that time already??? by Dachsylady86 Dec 1, 2017 11:37 AM 52
yellow or buffy iris by DaisyDo Aug 15, 2019 3:19 PM 34
Bonus from Sutton iris by lilpod13 Sep 10, 2017 9:27 PM 7
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Jan 7, 2020 9:42 PM 2,179
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943

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