Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Eternal Bliss') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Monty Byers
Year Of Registration: 1987
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: C86-100
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 6:-10° to 0°
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Pale violet standards; violet white falls
Beard Color: Tangerine

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: A-3-1 RE-SA: (Startler x Sky Hooks) X Heaven Helped
Child plants: 13 child plants

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Photo gallery:
Location: southern KYDate: 2019-04-22
By alilyfan
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Photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Detroit Zoo Iris Garden 2014Date: 2014-05-25Photo courtesy of: Maia C
By admin
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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
By Misawa77
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Location: southern KYDate: 4000-05-22
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Location: southern KYDate: 4000-05-29
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Plant Events from our members
dragonfetti On April 8, 2015 Bloomed
dragonfetti On November 3, 2014 Transplanted
Replanted in new Sunflower garden.
dragonfetti On October 31, 2013 Obtained plant
Guessing on the date received. www.irisfarmer.com/, Pleasants Valley Iris Farm.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Season 2020 by shizen Nov 25, 2020 3:01 AM 1,675
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Monty Byers - What a run he had. How many Byers irises do you have? by UndyingLight May 15, 2019 6:52 AM 16
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Some iris reblooming here by alilyfan Oct 29, 2016 8:34 PM 14
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
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Hybridizing Iris by kidfishing Nov 29, 2015 9:41 PM 75
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 27, 2020 2:35 AM 19,594
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
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