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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: K297A
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Bloom Color Description: Icy blue white standards; pale icy blue white falls, slightly darker wash over hafts
Beard Color: Pale yellow, tipped white
Style Arm Color: Icy blue white
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011

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: Tetraploid
Parentage: E97AA: (91328D: (Echo Pond x 85319B: (Gentle Air x (B80-20: (Concord Touch x Daisy) x Soft Air))) x unknown, tet. MTB) X G59MM: (Sinister Desire x Delicate Image)
Child plants: 16 child plants

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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Feb 23, 2013 3:28 PM

Sibling to 'Date With Destiny'

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