Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Edna's Wish') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: James Gibson
Year Of Registration: 1982
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1983
Seedling Number: 34-8E
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 43 inches (109 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Bloom Color Description: Orange, violet cast
Beard Color: Orange
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1985

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: Starfrost Pink X 75-4B: (4-0C: (2-7A x Halloween Party) x 34-1D: (Smoke Rings x Blueberry Trim))
Child plants: 62 child plants

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Location: My garden in SE PADate: 2013-06-06
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