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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Walter Moores
Year Of Registration: 1978
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1979
Seedling Number: 73-18-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Wine
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Dark orange standards; very dark orange falls, full orange edge
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1982

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: Late Lilac X ((Gibson Girl x Winter Rose) x Lunar Fire)
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Iris germanica by Rik94 Jun 15, 2021 4:32 PM 235
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323

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