Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Star Reach') 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: J12-16A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Pink
White
Bloom Color Description: Creamy white standards, pink midrib; creamy white falls tinted lavender
Beard Color: Coral
Style Arm Color: Off white cream, purple on tips

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: Poster Girl X J09-114B: (J06-23A: (J03-139A: (Spice Lord x L99-7C: (Black Tie Affair x Keppel 88-40A, Storm Track pollen parent)) x Decadence) x Gypsy Lord)

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Date: 2018-05-04
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Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
By Calif_Sue
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Something's not right about this by DaisyDo Jul 27, 2019 8:12 AM 48
Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
Iris bed disaster by ngoodman Jun 3, 2019 9:23 AM 20
Mosaic Virus in Irises by FullyWashable Nov 27, 2019 6:04 AM 33
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 20, 2019 10:05 PM 1,061
Rainbow Iris Farm by Hybridizer Jan 24, 2019 12:26 PM 8
winterizing your iris beds by Hybridizer Jan 19, 2019 12:29 PM 25
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Dec 27, 2019 8:24 AM 723
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 19, 2020 5:07 PM 461
I think I am too old for this. by caitlinsgarden Mar 12, 2019 11:53 AM 57
Black list by lilpod13 May 26, 2018 3:03 PM 28
Irises blooming for only brief period by msandsm Apr 8, 2018 9:43 AM 10
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jan 19, 2020 3:49 PM 2,837

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