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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2018
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2018
Seedling Number: SP-148R2
Classification: Pacific Coast
Registered Height: 18 inches (46 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Violet
Bloom Color Description: Yellow standards, lined blue violet overall; yellow falls, blue violet dotting overall to stitched blue violet band
Style Arm Color: Blue violet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: QP-91bo: (NP-75F, Ocean Roar pod parent, x NP-63A, Conga Line pod parent) X QP-78H2, Eye for Detail sibling

Irises Come in All the Colors of the RainbowIrises Come in All the Colors of the Rainbow
By Paul2032 on April 13, 2013

When you see the exciting irises that are being introduced today, it is hard to believe that their ancestors were shades of white, blue or violet. Hiding in the genes and chromosomes of those ancestral irises was the possibility of a vast spectrum of colors and patterns. These diverse beauties are now being produced by talented iris breeders who are giving us astonishing blooms in all of the colors of the rainbow.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Wishing everyone the best by lilpod13 Feb 28, 2021 12:39 PM 16
2021 Iris Season by Australis Apr 18, 2021 8:40 PM 471
Newbie iris questions by pawsplus Feb 3, 2021 11:24 AM 12
What irises do you have that bloom in shade? by SonoveShakespeare Oct 1, 2020 8:51 PM 19
Iris ensata: decline? by Arico Jun 8, 2020 10:52 AM 9
Feedback on "John" by comgoddess Jun 10, 2020 8:55 AM 13
Freeze warning... by cinvasko May 8, 2020 4:56 PM 10
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Apr 13, 2021 9:03 PM 460
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
What's the allure over Dusky Challenger? by lilpod13 Jul 9, 2020 8:36 PM 51
Mosaic Virus in Irises by FullyWashable Nov 27, 2019 6:04 AM 33
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
New here by Jcanty May 4, 2019 9:06 AM 38
Identification and MISidentification by meddjay Oct 1, 2019 11:56 PM 13
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Apr 18, 2021 8:18 PM 2,957
What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 15, 2021 6:42 AM 84
rhizomes grown in different zones by Hybridizer Jan 19, 2019 11:35 AM 11
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568

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