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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1983
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1983
Seedling Number: M 1172-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
White
Flower Patterns: Reverse Amoena
Bloom Color Description: Methyl violet blue standards; very light porcelain blue white falls
Beard Color: Blue white
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1985
Award of Merit: 1989

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: Involved breeding of Blue Fantasy with blue seedling lines
Child plants: 38 child plants

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Location: BCDate: 2014-06-11
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Photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What do you grow besides irises? by evelyninthegarden Jun 27, 2021 1:03 AM 136
Iris suggestions for beginner? by sedumzz Feb 6, 2021 9:33 PM 20
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
Suggestions on TB irises that make huge clumps fast with plenty of flowers. by SonoveShakespeare Nov 6, 2020 11:10 AM 43
Iris Transplant Zone 8b Question by ratchet Oct 18, 2020 12:53 PM 15
Does anyone grow Irises in zone 7a? by Rebekah May 4, 2020 6:56 PM 9
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
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I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
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Dividing Iris by Petronius Mar 13, 2019 8:53 PM 8
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
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