Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Redneck Romeo') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Hugh Stout
Year Of Registration: 2017
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: DX66H
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Golden yellow standards; rich dark rosewood red falls, 1/4" to 3/8" rose buff edge, faint lighter cream markings around beards
Beard Color: Golden orange
Style Arm Color: Golden yellow
Foliage: Purple Based
Fragrance: Slight
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2019

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: In Living Color X AF-GK-1-03: (Affaire x Goldkist)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Jan 25, 2020 8:56 PM 2,205
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414

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