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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Hager
Year Of Registration: 1987
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: T4277BrtOr
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orange
Bloom Color Description: Bright orange, pink flush in center of standards
Beard Color: Deep tangerine
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1991
Award of Merit: 1995

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: Cinderella's Coach X T3616-OrCr: ((Hayride x T2735Or: ((((Norah x Thisbe) x Glittering Amber) x (T983 x Glittering Amber)) x Picture Perfect)) x Fresno Calypso)
Child plants: 62 child plants

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It's hard to figure out which plants are wildflowers and which ones aren't, so lists like these are hard to come up with. Nevertheless, with help from our members we made a list of areas of the database that qualify, and here's the top 50 most popular species from among them!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Good Show Iris by amyarnolddyahoocom May 13, 2016 8:58 PM 1
Wishing everyone the best by lilpod13 Feb 28, 2021 12:39 PM 16
Best Pinks by bluegrassmom Feb 13, 2021 5:41 PM 24
Help with ideas on these Noid irises by RubyHouse Jan 24, 2021 7:27 PM 8
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
Why are variegated bearded iris blooms purple? Are they any other colors? by SonoveShakespeare Jan 9, 2021 3:05 PM 25
Bloomed today by KatsI2 Nov 22, 2020 11:47 PM 11
What are you doing while sheltered? by janwax Nov 6, 2020 7:33 PM 34
Iris Transplant Zone 8b Question by ratchet Oct 18, 2020 12:53 PM 15
my first seedlings by Serjio Sep 10, 2020 10:28 PM 142
What top 15 irises would you choose right now? by UndertheSun Sep 13, 2020 4:05 PM 34
I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Dec 31, 2020 2:21 AM 330
Your top ten irises.... by evelyninthegarden Jun 15, 2020 12:28 AM 34
Best growing conditions for bearded irises by WAMcCormick Aug 15, 2020 8:11 AM 16
General Question: Chelated Iron by urania1 Jun 5, 2020 6:48 PM 3
Northern Illinois Peak by crowrita1 Jun 2, 2020 12:55 AM 40
Please advise: NOID vs Goldkist by lauriemorningglory May 25, 2020 10:21 AM 11
2020 Iris Virus Blooms by Lbsmitty Jul 20, 2020 11:56 AM 135
Untitled by Rik94 May 9, 2020 10:30 AM 3
Tall bearded Iris record by Martiehug123 Dec 17, 2020 1:31 AM 48
Secrets of the Iris Growers: Hybridizing, Culture, Philosophy ... and Time by urania1 May 20, 2020 2:08 PM 48

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