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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Donald Spoon
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: 90-162A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Description: Rose pink standards; rose pink falls, plum central spot and rose pink centerline, prominent white sunburst pattern around beard
Beard Color: Tangerine
Style Arm Color: Rose pink, tangerine infusions
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003

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: Lorilee X Abigail Provides
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Superstition Iris Sale by evelyninthegarden Sep 20, 2018 8:23 PM 3
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
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Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Dec 15, 2020 8:15 PM 1,828
Amazing Don, Private Eye - Case of the missing Teenybopper by tveguy3 Jul 31, 2015 10:19 AM 105
Time for the Spoon's irises, Had, have, and want lists! by tveguy3 Dec 25, 2014 12:48 PM 131
wanda rezac's list part 2 s-z by irisawe Oct 23, 2017 7:04 AM 20

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