Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Feminist') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lilly Gartman
Year Of Registration: 1981
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1983
Seedling Number: 178-25M
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Rose
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Rose pink
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: Carved Cameo X Entourage

Photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Plant Events from our members
Australis On December 30, 2017 Transplanted
Planted in the garden bed.
Australis On December 26, 2017 Obtained plant
Purchased from a roadside stall at Yarck.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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