Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lemon Duet') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: R. G. Smith
Year Of Registration: 1976
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1978
Seedling Number: 7510DR
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 4: -30° to -20°
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: White
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, narrow brilliant greenish yellow rim and hafts
Beard Color: Dark 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: Lemon Mist X 6975CR: ((Fall Majesty x Rainbow Gold) x Laced Duet)
Child plants: one child plant

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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First bloom by kareoke Sep 6, 2012 6:07 AM 7
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