Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Jungle Shadows') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Sass-Graham
Year Of Registration: 1959
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1960
Seedling Number: 1-57
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 26 inches (66 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Purple
Silver/Grey
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Blended brown gray and purple
Beard Color: Brown
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1961
Knowlton Medal: 1967
Other: Knowlton Award: 1962

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
Parentage: Black Delight X sdlg 54-95
Child plants: 39 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Looking for Jungle SHadows iris by doglover Jun 11, 2015 9:50 AM 0
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Apr 14, 2019 6:11 PM 107
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Apr 18, 2019 12:10 AM 773
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
Iris Guessing Game Round 6 by IrisLilli Mar 19, 2017 2:22 AM 61
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Of all the iris you grew for the first time this year, which is your favorite? by ruthschlegel Jun 13, 2016 6:34 PM 113
Any interest for bearded Iris seeds? by irisfirefighter Oct 30, 2017 12:02 AM 49
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
2015 American Iris Society Convention, Portland, Oregon by coboro Jan 1, 2016 9:34 PM 373
TB's are Poppin' in PA!!!! by Snork Jul 6, 2015 11:30 AM 218

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