Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Glittering Amber') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Melba Hamblen
Year Of Registration: 1955
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1957
Seedling Number: 53-26D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Peach
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Apricot and amber
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1957
Award of Merit: 1959

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: Palomino X Muhlestein 51-11E: (Party Dress x Pink Fulfillment)
Child plants: 120 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310

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