Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Fair Maiden') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: William Maryott
Year Of Registration: 1991
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1992
Seedling Number: L200E
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Description: Flesh pink, slight yellow tint at shoulders
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: J80B: ((D66A: (Carved Cameo x Songster) x Ghio 76-257: (Entourage x Homecoming Queen)) x (Ghio 76-175, Paris Original sibling, x Ghio 76-257X)) X H26A: ((Carved Cameo x Wings of Dreams) x Ghio 76-257X)
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight May 19, 2019 7:03 PM 553
kudos to the ones with a large Number of verieties by creativeclover Apr 11, 2016 8:58 PM 33
Question for the hybridizers by Polymerous Feb 19, 2019 10:36 PM 404
Iris for dry shade? by Pistil Jun 30, 2015 3:18 PM 29
What are your 10 favorite iris for the 2014 season...... by Paul2032 Jun 16, 2014 12:31 PM 81
2014 seedlings by KentPfeiffer Aug 5, 2014 7:14 PM 269
My first little ones by tveguy3 May 23, 2013 2:03 PM 124

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