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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ruth Goebel
Year Of Registration: 1989
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1995
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Flat
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Copper/Brown
Pink
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Chinese yellow shaded pink, blue and bronze
Style Arm Color: Chinese yellow
Fragrance: Pronounced

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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Mount Spokane X (Tillamook x self)

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The Top 50 Most Popular Spring Blooming Bulbs and SucculentsThe Top 50 Most Popular Spring Blooming Bulbs and Succulents
By dave on March 28, 2015

We made it! Winter is over and it's springtime! Let's celebrate with a special week dedicated to these beautiful bulbs and succulents that brighten our gardens every spring, and we open that week with a look at the most popular of these plants.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bearded Irises by Granpops Oct 17, 2021 11:02 PM 5
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Garden help and ideas by hnybee09 May 28, 2020 6:48 PM 33
Tall bearded Iris record by Martiehug123 Dec 17, 2020 1:31 AM 48
Flatty but which one? by Olibrius Feb 5, 2020 10:33 PM 9
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
My dilemma by lilpod13 May 31, 2019 10:30 PM 15
Grab bags at Sutton or Stout? by catanache Feb 15, 2019 9:56 AM 71
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Iris pollination by afytexas Jan 20, 2018 9:52 AM 28
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jun 28, 2021 1:40 PM 3,628
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Slightly Off Topic by urania1 Apr 26, 2017 2:47 PM 22
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978

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