Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Avanti') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bryce Williamson
Year Of Registration: 1970
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1971
Seedling Number: 1564-0
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32-34 inches (81-86 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Very Early
Very Early
Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Bloom Color Description: Golden apricot standards, pink midribs; golden apricot falls, gold shoulders
Beard Color: Red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1974

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
Parentage: Celestial Glory X Claudia Rene
Child plants: 6 child plants

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.

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