Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sensible') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Charles Taylor
Year Of Registration: 2016
Seedling Number: 14L199-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 41.5 inches (105 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: White
Beard Color: White, tipped pale yellow

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Sense and Sensibility X Treasured

Wild Iris RowsWild Iris Rows
By Sharon on June 29, 2015

I stood on a little knoll and looked around me. It was like nothing I'd ever seen, acres and acres of color spread out like a treasured old patchwork quilt made of random shapes and sizes. It was pieced together with strips of green and shades of brown that gently covered the rolling hills. It was an iris farm and every plant seemed to be blooming in glorious color!

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