Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Buffer Zone') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Sterling Innerst
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: 3911-5
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Gold
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Medium brown
Beard Color: Golden brown
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2001

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
Parentage: 2116-1: (Coffee House x 1016-2: (Dutch Chocolate x Conversation Piece)) X 3277-1: (Glazed Gold x Catalyst)

Tall bearded iris 'Buffer Zone'

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Location: IndianaDate: MayTall bearded iris 'Buffer Zone'
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Location: Durham, NCDate: May, 2015
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Location: Durham, NCDate: May, 2015
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How do you make your rows? by Cuzz4short Feb 1, 2018 11:15 AM 50
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Iris Guessing Game Two by Lestv Feb 4, 2017 4:00 PM 212
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
Mother rhizomes...anyone want them? (Done) by UndertheSun Aug 6, 2017 4:25 PM 62
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
It's The Most Wonderful Time Of the Year! by Lestv Sep 21, 2015 8:23 PM 555
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 22, 2019 5:47 PM 16,247
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Apr 22, 2019 4:36 PM 17,275
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
One years growth by UndertheSun Jul 18, 2014 7:19 PM 39
OK, so how many have you got ordered??? by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2014 10:16 PM 759
waiting for Spring tour of my collection by Misawa77 Apr 24, 2015 1:05 PM 46

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