Pacific Coast Iris (Iris 'Hard To Believe') in the Irises Database

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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 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

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Irises Come in All the Colors of the RainbowIrises Come in All the Colors of the Rainbow
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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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-04-15Bloom more creamy yellow than photo shows
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-04-15
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