Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Beauty Becomes Her') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: N4A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Medium dark yellow standards; pale yellow falls blending to medium yellow edge
Beard Color: Medium yellow, light yellow at end
Style Arm Color: Medium dark yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012
Award of Merit: 2014
John C. Wister Medal: 2017

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
Parentage: Antiquity X L2A: (Arctic Express x J159B: (Prince of Pirates x Romantic Evening))
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 22, 2012 9:52 AM

Gorgeous, not just another yellow iris. Vigorous grower here.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462
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2014 West Coast Trip Pictures by ARUBA1334 Mar 29, 2015 12:36 PM 291
Paul Black irises you added this year and/or have by tveguy3 Jan 10, 2015 7:34 PM 253
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
Some clumps shots? by PollyK Jul 5, 2014 7:54 PM 339
Bloom is busting out all over............. by Paul2032 Jul 2, 2014 2:04 PM 671
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
2013 Tall Bearded Iris Bloom in My Utah Garden by Paul2032 Jan 9, 2014 10:24 PM 22

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