Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Beat the Heat') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1996
Seedling Number: 1-17B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Violet
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: Light lavender blue standards, darker midrib; violet falls
Beard Color: Mustard
Style Arm Color: Light lavender blue

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: Polar Seas X 9-358A: ((Bubble Bath x Titan's Glory) x Bluid)
Child plants: 10 child plants

Iris \"Beat the Heat\"

Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Aug 30, 2018 5:44 AM 53
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Wildfire near Superstition Gardens by AndreaD Jul 25, 2017 12:29 PM 35
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Nov 8, 2017 12:55 PM 527
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Burseens - I'll show you mine if you show me yours!! by Lestv Apr 18, 2018 1:47 PM 182
Hello from North Texas by javaMom Apr 15, 2016 9:12 PM 126
What Burseen Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by Misawa77 Apr 9, 2019 7:28 PM 196
Top dozen TBs to recommend to a perennial gardener: your nominations by gemini_sage Nov 19, 2017 10:29 AM 164
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 May 20, 2019 9:24 PM 16,616
Iris Diseases..... by Paul2032 Mar 19, 2015 9:56 AM 60
Iris by the Alphabet - Part 4 by Muddymitts Feb 16, 2015 1:40 PM 424
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts May 19, 2019 6:18 PM 17,373
Re-bloom Photos by Moiris Jan 7, 2015 9:17 AM 621
Whats blooming this year. by Ladylovingdove May 25, 2013 12:15 PM 160
Brown leaf in middle of fan by caitlinsgarden Aug 22, 2013 9:07 AM 60

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