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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2018
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2018
Seedling Number: W129B
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 26 inches (66 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Silver/Grey
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Pale tan grey standards, infused slate violet rib, light tan gold edge; mid wine triangular hafts blending to mid violet washed over grey white falls becoming 3/4" blended grey white margin, light tan gold rim, grey brown streak from beards half way down
Beard Color: Rich grey brown
Style Arm Color: Pale tan grey, slate violet ridge, crest edged gold tan
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Lost World X U69, mid blue: (Ink Patterns x Alberta Clipper)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Carolina Dreams, 2021 by Lestv Nov 23, 2021 6:03 PM 450
2021 Iris Season by Australis Nov 26, 2021 5:55 PM 1,801
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Apr 13, 2021 9:03 PM 460
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
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
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2021 8:13 PM 21,436
We win!!! by Muddymitts Dec 14, 2014 8:40 PM 43
OK, so how many have you got ordered??? by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2014 10:16 PM 759

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