Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: EE 975-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Lilac purple standards, slight creamy center; creamy yellow falls, distinct lilac purple plicata edging
Beard Color: Tangerine
Style Arm Color: Lilac purple
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2000

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: Footloose X AA 2191-C: (Y 252-1: ((Cozy Calico x Grape Accent) x Capricious) x Gigolo)
Child plants: 63 child plants

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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