Louisiana Iris (Iris 'Sinfonietta') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: R. Raabe
Year Of Registration: 1986
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1987
Seedling Number: RM 109-81
Classification: Louisiana
Registered Height: 33 inches (85 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Bloom Color Description: Mid gentian blue, bold yellow crests
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1990
Award of Merit: 1992

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Bethany Douglas X U80-27: (Clara Goula x Gatewood Princess)
Child plants: 15 child plants

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Location: My 4' row of these in my backyardDate: 2019-04-01Stands out with Spring colors; more violet blue than purple.
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Location: z6a MA, My GardenDate: 2012-06-09
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Location: My backyard fence zone 9Date: 2019-04-01Flowers in all stages on 1 stem
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Location: A new bed by my white fenceDate: 2019-03-25Really stands out against the white fence
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Location: z6a MA, My GardenDate: 2012-06-09Day 1 bloom. Planted Spring 2011. Very Vigorous.
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Photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens
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Comments:
Posted by eclayne (Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA - Zone 6a) on Jun 9, 2012 10:06 AM

Planted in spring 2011. As we had a very mild winter, with lows dipping to 0F or just below on only two nights, I'm unsure of it's hardiness here. Has a nice upright vase shaped form and is very vigorous.

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