Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: D27-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Bright sunshine yellow, white blaze below beards
Beard Color: Deep bright gold
Style Arm Color: Clear bright sunshine yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Laced Cotton X Throb
Child plants: 2 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Date: 2023-05-02
TB Iris Fallalery
Location: Michigan-my garden
Date: June 8, 2017
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Date: 2022-05-03
TB Iris Fallalery
Uploaded by Betja

Date: 2008-05-29
Not usually this ruffled.  This was a particularly good bloom sea
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CA
Date: April 24, 2012

Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
  • Uploaded by Joy

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.
  • Uploaded by Joy

Photo courtesy of Stout Gardens
Uploaded by Betja
Uploaded by Betja

Date: 2013-01-20
Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
Discussion Threads about this plant
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This is such a poor name choice for a pretty iris by LynNY Dec 31, 2023 10:29 AM 0

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