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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jesse Wills
Year Of Registration: 1943
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1943
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Medium blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1944
Award of Merit: 1946
Dykes Memorial Medal: 1947

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: Missouri X Great Lakes
Child plants: 258 child plants


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Help with ideas on these Noid irises by RubyHouse Jan 24, 2021 7:27 PM 8
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Jun 14, 2020 8:06 PM 1,921
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Dec 15, 2020 8:15 PM 1,828
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Oct 25, 2021 10:50 AM 19,769
Re-bloom Photos by Moiris Jan 7, 2015 9:17 AM 621
Blue iris by TiaLee Sep 30, 2014 4:05 PM 104
Historics... which ones are standouts in your garden? by Henhouse Aug 25, 2021 3:50 AM 354
OOPS I've done it again LOL (HIPS Order) by enidcandles Jun 28, 2013 10:35 AM 31
Which Dykes Medal Winners do you grow? by Paul2032 Oct 9, 2020 5:24 PM 139

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