Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Private Eye') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: Ty98A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Wine
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: Palest orchid white standards infused darker at bases; plush dark burgundy black falls washed dark chocolate
Beard Color: Dark brown black
Style Arm Color: Mango flesh with slate violet stripes
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012

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: (Imprimis x Romantic Evening) X Starring

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Season 2020 by shizen Sep 22, 2020 3:52 PM 1,469
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Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
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My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Top 10 most wanted list for next year by UndertheSun Oct 29, 2017 3:27 AM 288
Iris Etiquette by crowrita1 May 19, 2017 12:51 PM 104
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Night shots by UndertheSun Apr 28, 2016 12:21 PM 47
kudos to the ones with a large Number of verieties by creativeclover Apr 11, 2016 8:58 PM 33
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Sep 2, 2019 9:40 PM 226
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574

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