Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Rielle') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Donald Spoon
Year Of Registration: 1997
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: 89-112
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: White
Bloom Color Description: White standards, brushed and overlaid light sulphur yellow; white falls, bordered darker sulphur yellow, lighter streaks at hafts
Beard Color: Sulphur yellow, white base
Style Arm Color: White and sulphur 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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: I Do X Other Mary


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Location: Southern MaineDate: 2016-05-26
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Location: Southern MaineDate: 2016-05-26Much prettier than I captured.  Large bloom.
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Location: Southern MaineDate: 2016-05-26
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