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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Gerald Richardson
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: 02-5-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Silver/Grey
Violet
Flower Patterns: Dark Top
Bloom Color Description: Ivory white standards heavily infused violet, hint of amber at rim; warm ivory white falls, gold hafts and hint of amber at rim
Beard Color: Golden orange
Style Arm Color: Pale amber
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010

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: Fogbound X Tea Service

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-05
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2019-05-02In light shade.
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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-06-13
By MShadow
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-05
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Date: 2010-01-14Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Wanted by KatsI2 Jul 3, 2021 10:37 AM 0
Another view of my unknown by KatsI2 Jul 4, 2021 7:59 AM 7
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Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Iris Guessing Game Two by Lestv Feb 4, 2017 4:00 PM 212
Show Us your "Dark Top" irises by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2016 5:13 AM 87
Sharing your best iris pics by bluegrassmom Nov 16, 2016 8:15 AM 154
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Snowpeak Inventory Reduction Sale by irisloverdee Jul 21, 2015 9:18 AM 27
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587
Favorite Dark Tops by Betja Mar 21, 2012 9:20 AM 10
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17
What did you order this year? by PollyK Sep 22, 2011 9:56 AM 250

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