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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1987
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1987
Seedling Number: S 939-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Debby Rairdon
Bloom Color Description: Deep canary yellow standards; white falls, rich golden tones radiating from beard and hafts into 1/4" rim
Beard Color: Deep canary yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1989

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: Tut's Gold X Amber Beauty
Child plants: 10 child plants

 - This Iris is a mellow yellow with great shoulders.

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Location: Shoreacres, B.C. Date: 2005-06-12 - This Iris is a mellow yellow with great shoulders.
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Location: Sacramento, CADate: 2019-04-11
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Location: Sacramento, CADate: 2020-04-18
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Location: Cowansville, Quebec, CanadaDate: 2019-06-19
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Location: Clymer,PADate: 05/28/2019
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Location: At Mrs. Z.'s in Kelowna, BCDate: 2007-05-30
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
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Photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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Posted by Dodecatheon3 (Northwest Arkansas - Zone 6b) on May 21, 2013 8:13 AM

Schreiner's Garden notes 'Fringe of Gold' has 5-6 blooms.

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