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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Robert Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1957
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1958
Seedling Number: M-289-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Amethyst orchid
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1958
Award of Merit: 1960
Dykes Memorial Medal: 1963

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Crispette X (Lavanesque x Pathfinder)
Child plants: 102 child plants

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2016-05-01
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Date: 2015-02-19
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Date: 2015-03-10Photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: Paris, FranceDate: May 2015
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Location: From my  colection. Poland.
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2015-06-09
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2008-05-27SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2007-05-23SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Merian Gardens in Basel (Bâle) Switzerland by sunnyvalley Apr 5, 2018 12:20 PM 236
Can anyone identify this Iris for me ? by AlanJ Jun 8, 2017 8:06 AM 17
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Jun 14, 2020 8:06 PM 1,921
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
One years growth by UndertheSun Jul 18, 2014 7:19 PM 39
Historics... which ones are standouts in your garden? by Henhouse Jul 1, 2016 1:02 PM 339
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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