Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Pink Sugar') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2016
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: Z-5606-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
White
Flower Patterns: Debby Rairdon
Bloom Color Description: Deep shell pink standards; white falls, 1.5" orient pink rim, peach shoulders
Beard Color: Tangerine orange
Style Arm Color: Shell pink
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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: Second Helping X Magical

Pink Sugar (Sutton '17)

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2018-05-22Pink Sugar (Sutton '17)
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Date: 2017-06-13
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
By Joy
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Sep 10, 2020 6:59 AM 98
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
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
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Link the names game by coboro Feb 7, 2016 7:25 PM 45
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Spoon cultivars...What does the best in your garden? by bluegrassmom Aug 26, 2015 10:05 AM 21
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Jun 14, 2020 8:06 PM 1,921
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