Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Harley Briscoe
Year Of Registration: 1972
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1975
Seedling Number: 6921A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 15 inches (38 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Silver/Grey
Bloom Color Description: Dove grey, gold shadings
Beard Color: Lavender gold
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1976
Award of Merit: 1978
Cook-Douglas Medal: 1980

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: Pale Suede X Lilli-Var
Child plants: 49 child plants

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  • Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris
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