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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Hager
Year Of Registration: 1983
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1983
Seedling Number: RE3572BIV
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 4: -30° to -20°
Known To Rebloom Zone 5: -20° to -10°
Known To Rebloom Zone 6:-10° to 0°
Known To Rebloom Zone 7: 0°-10°
Known To Rebloom Zone 8: 10° to 20°
Known To Rebloom Zone 9: 20° to 30°
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Mid violet
Beard Color: Yellow
Fragrance: Pronounced

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: Cloud Baron X Perfume Counter
Child plants: 23 child plants


Photo gallery:
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2015-10-16
By Henhouse
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Location: Chailey Iris Garden, Sussex, UKDate: early June 2021
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Photo courtesy of Rainbow Iris Farm
By Calif_Sue
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By crowrita1
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2015-11-22Non-stop blooms all during November in my zone 6b garden!!!
By csandt
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-05-18
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Location: Sussex, UKDate: late May 2021
By jeffa
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
By Calif_Sue
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Photo courtesy of Comanche Acres Iris Garden
By Joy
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Plant Events from our members
Meredith79 On June 4, 2017 Bloomed
csandt On July 17, 2010 Obtained plant
Potted during hot weather; planted in September.
UndyingLight On September 20, 2018 Obtained plant
Planted September 21st, 2018
aspenhill On July 20, 2019 Obtained plant
FSK Iris Society Sale - qty 1
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Rebloomer ID by SonoveShakespeare Oct 9, 2021 1:55 AM 2
The last two seasons were pretty short on blooming by Rebekah Sep 14, 2021 9:20 AM 9
Will a bud bloom in full shade? by Totally_Amazing Sep 26, 2021 8:33 PM 30
2021 iris blooming in Maryland by DaisyDo Jun 3, 2021 7:27 PM 173
California Dreaming 2021 by evelyninthegarden Jun 15, 2021 4:47 PM 155
Packer land posies! by tveguy3 Oct 14, 2021 4:34 AM 413
Siberian Iris questions by bec2854 Mar 9, 2021 6:55 AM 8
2021 Iris Season by Australis Dec 5, 2021 6:04 AM 1,829
Marble iris? by olga_batalov Jan 13, 2021 9:16 PM 14
Robin's Seedlings 2020 by Totally_Amazing Nov 7, 2021 6:39 PM 89
Seedling Feedback Please! by Australis Oct 19, 2021 1:15 PM 74
Thanks, guys! by Amazindirt Aug 3, 2020 5:10 AM 12
my first seedlings by Serjio Jul 28, 2021 12:50 PM 288
Feedback on "John" by comgoddess Jun 10, 2020 8:55 AM 13
Northern Illinois Peak by crowrita1 Jun 2, 2020 12:55 AM 40
Tall bearded Iris record by Martiehug123 Dec 17, 2020 1:31 AM 48
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Apr 25, 2021 5:09 PM 1,002
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
A couple seedlings to critique by tveguy3 Apr 17, 2020 1:57 PM 151

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