Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1988
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1989
Seedling Number: 84-88X
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Bloom Color Description: Salmon pink
Beard Color: Red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1991

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: Romantic Mood X 82-166: (Exhilaration x 79-38Z: (Blushing Pink x 76-176Y: (((Ponderosa x Debby Rairdon) x (Show Time x San Leandro)) x 74-1K: ((New Moon x ((Gracie Pfost x Ponderosa) x Ponderosa)) x Valentina))))
Child plants: 154 child plants

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