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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bennett Jones
Year Of Registration: 1968
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1969
Seedling Number: M176-l
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Deep brown
Beard Color: Blue purple
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1970
Award of Merit: 1972
Cook-Douglas Medal: 1974
Other: High Commendation 1968

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: Amphidiploid
Parentage: Blueberry Muffins X (Gatty M595: (Warburton 56B-303: (Little Shadow x Zwanimir)) x Truce)
Child plants: 204 child plants

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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2021-05-03
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2017-05-04
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Location: From my collection. Poland.Date: 2018-05-02
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Location: My garden, Ukraine, Zaporizhzhya region Zone: 6a Date: 2021-05-06
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Location: My garden, Ukraine, Zaporizhzhya region Zone: 6a Date: 2021-05-06
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-03-15
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2017-05-04
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Location: Sacramento, CADate: 2019-03-20
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Location: Michigan-my garden
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-14
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Location: -Tasmania 2014Date: 2016-09-29
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: 2021
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Location: Lincoln, NE
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Location: From my collection. Poland.
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Location: In my Utah GardenDate: 2011-05-06A classic oldie
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-04-22In my garden
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Packer land posies! by tveguy3 Oct 14, 2021 4:34 AM 413
Carolina Dreams, 2021 by Lestv Jan 17, 2022 3:25 PM 464
It's Iris Time in Tennessee by urania1 Jun 2, 2021 5:56 PM 235
2020 Iris Virus Blooms by Lbsmitty Jul 20, 2020 11:56 AM 135
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Apr 25, 2021 5:09 PM 1,002
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Do iris growers have a place for bloom count? What cultivars have the most? by bluegrassmom May 18, 2020 4:53 PM 19
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
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
The variability of iris seeds by IrisP Oct 12, 2018 11:22 PM 54
THRIVE-ers by caitlinsgarden Jun 25, 2018 3:19 PM 44
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Best Beards! by bluegrassmom Dec 21, 2017 10:50 PM 70

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