Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Egghead') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2017
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: V314B
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 13 inches (33 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Light khaki yellow standards, infused light violet at base; mid violet falls, white beside beards, mid khaki yellow haft edge and narrow band, random white segments and splashes
Style Arm Color: Warm white, mid khaki yellow edge, ridge and crest

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: T245A: (Actor x A287A, Mesa Sunrise sibling) X S223A: (Little Steps x Q110A: (N338A, Lab pollen parent, x 0270A: (K317A: (Cachet x Marksman) x unknown)))

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