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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1994
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: W 515-D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, 1/2" lavender violet plicata edge
Beard Color: Yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1996
Award of Merit: 1998

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: R 892-F: (Cozy Calico x K 1307-1: (Sinkiang x Loop the Loop)) X P 643-B: (Closed Circuit x Focus)
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Need help with identifying this bearded iris by jtkatec Jun 21, 2019 2:24 PM 14
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Love those ruffles!! by bluegrassmom Sep 24, 2015 8:05 AM 115
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Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 16 by Muddymitts Mar 7, 2015 6:22 PM 70
Show us your Colors -- Part 3 by Muddymitts Feb 18, 2015 10:01 PM 700
Irises in the mixed garden- combos, companion plants, design ideas, culture by gemini_sage Sep 30, 2016 12:55 PM 354
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
Salt Spring Island by Pwinget Jul 15, 2014 8:28 AM 69
My first irises of the season! by Joebass May 28, 2014 5:12 AM 27
Some of your favorite Purple or Violet irises by tveguy3 May 3, 2014 4:51 PM 365
My First TB by tveguy3 Jun 27, 2012 4:34 AM 204
Our Favorite Plicatas by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2012 9:18 AM 49
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