Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Oh I'm Sweet') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Maggie Asplet
Year Of Registration: 2016
Seedling Number: 10/21G
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 9 inches (23 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Description: White standards, midrib green at base; white falls, olive green to yellow veining around haft
Beard Color: Bright orange in throat, light orange in middle, white ends
Style Arm Color: White, purple tint

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Smoky Imp X Pippi Longstockings

Stop and Smell the IrisStop and Smell the Iris
By bennysplace on May 15, 2015

My ongoing love affair with the iris began when I worked for a small bank in what was once a small town. There was a separate building called the annex, where I would go to fix the staff's computers. One spring my stroll was rewarded with something magical.

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