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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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I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Dec 31, 2020 2:21 AM 330
some new ones popping up by en2gen Jun 8, 2020 9:41 PM 32
Photos from Presby 2019 by BrightonPark Apr 11, 2020 8:11 PM 11
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Jul 10, 2020 11:08 AM 390
Why bearded iris? by frankrichards16 Mar 24, 2020 6:24 PM 31
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
Similar iris comparison photos by dirtdorphins Sep 27, 2020 3:48 PM 21
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
2019 Seedlings by KentPfeiffer Apr 9, 2020 1:44 AM 201
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
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Mar 5, 2021 12:12 PM 2,772
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
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

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