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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Painter
Year Of Registration: 2018
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2019
Seedling Number: J12-41D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Wine
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: Pale lemon yellow standards; pale lemon falls lined purple
Beard Color: Orange
Style Arm Color: Pale yellow
Fragrance: Slight

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: L10-102: (Whispering Spirits x Brazilian Art) X Teasing Tiger

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Date: 2018-05-04
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Date: 2018-05-04
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
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