Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Bygone Era') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1989
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1990
Seedling Number: 85-9Q2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Pink silver
Beard Color: Red

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: Parentage too lengthy for this data field. See comments section for more.
Child plants: 72 child plants

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Comments:
Posted by admin on Aug 1, 2013 11:11 AM

Parentage: 82-16g3: (((72-92r: ((Ponderosa x Debby Rairdon) x (Show Time x San Leandro)) x 72-88r: ((Ponderosa x New Moon) x Aloha)) x 76-90q: ((Princess x (Pink Sleigh x (Opening Round x Champagne Music))) x (Louise Watts x (Ghost Story x Ponderosa)))) x 79-154s: (((Louise Watts Sib x ((((Commentary x Claudia Rene) x Claudia Rene) x Ponderosa) x (Ponderosa x New Moon))) x Crystal Dawn) x (Preface Sib x Crystal Dawn))) x 82-30r, Guadalajara Sib

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My first red seedling by TBMan Mar 16, 2018 9:08 PM 68

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