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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 1994
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: HF-T-BBA
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 26 inches (66 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Medium yellow standards, burgundy midrib; lighter yellow falls, burgundy plicata haft patterning, burgundy midrib, 1/8" light yellow outer rim, 1/3" burgundy inner rim
Beard Color: Golden orange
Style Arm Color: Yellow, washed burgundy

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: GW-HF-T-A: ((Gypsy Wings x Heat Flare) x Tulare) X Baby Bengal

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2021 Iris Season by Australis Jan 4, 2022 8:16 AM 1,910
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Nov 13, 2021 10:21 PM 116
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
"Thrivers" -- 2018 by TBMan Nov 7, 2018 1:09 PM 115
Best Beards! by bluegrassmom Dec 21, 2017 10:50 PM 70
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Irises with lines and stripes by tveguy3 Jan 2, 2018 1:37 PM 895
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Sep 2, 2019 9:40 PM 226
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 17, 2022 5:23 PM 21,620

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