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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: J386C
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 15 inches (38 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Green
Light blue
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Pale slate violet standards, washed pale greenish brass; light slate blue falls, soft tan brown blended veins on each side of beards
Beard Color: Completely saturated dark indigo
Style Arm Color: Light slate blue
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007
Award of Merit: 2009

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: F233CC: (Spin Again x D124A: (Jade Jewels x Chanted)) X F227BB: (Shy Violet x Sigh)
Child plants: 15 child plants

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