Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Weiler
Year Of Registration: 1982
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1983
Seedling Number: 78-19-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow
Beard Color: Orange red
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1985
Award of Merit: 1988

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Temple Gold X 74-120-6: (70-40-1: (68-2-2: ((Glittering Gold x Orange Crush) x 65-19-3: (Ballerina x Orange Crush)) x New Moon) x 70-71: (White King x New Moon))
Child plants: 43 child plants

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