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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2018
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2018
Seedling Number: TG111B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: White
Wine
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Lemon yellow standards, deeper at base; white falls, faint yellow band near edge, rusty red blaze in center
Beard Color: Tangerine
Style Arm Color: Lemon
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2021

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: TB124KK: (Rogue Trader x Blyth O133-1: (Rules of Love x Decadence)) X Daring Deception

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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2019-05-22
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Date: 2020-05-17
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Date: 2017-05-27
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Location: my yard
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2019-05-26
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Date: 2021-05-12
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Date: 2016-05-10
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Location: Radford VirginiaDate: 2020-05-25FFO on a new plant, 5/25/2020
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Location: Radford VirginiaDate: 2020-05-25FFO, 5/25/2020. Showing an extra fall.
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Date: 2020-05-17
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Comments:
Posted by cinvasko (VA - Zone 6b) on Jun 3, 2020 7:32 AM

New plant for me, purchased last fall. Interestingly, all four blooms this year had four falls and the normal number of standards. I didn't expect that on all the blooms but I enjoyed it. We'll see how often it happens next year as it gets established.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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'Best Iris Awards for 2021 by urania1 Oct 13, 2021 1:07 PM 37
2021 Iris Season by Australis Nov 26, 2021 5:55 PM 1,801
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
What top 15 irises would you choose right now? by UndertheSun Jul 7, 2021 12:33 PM 35
I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Dec 31, 2020 2:21 AM 330
Extra fall on Truth Or Dare. by cinvasko May 27, 2020 7:32 AM 1
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Mid-May at Mid-America by Lestv Feb 23, 2020 10:11 PM 234
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
What is the top 2 or 3 irises you want by creativeclover May 26, 2019 12:58 AM 26
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jul 28, 2021 2:34 PM 695
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
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