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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Weiler
Year Of Registration: 1988
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: 81-90-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Bloom Color Description: Fiery orange, small yellow spot at end of beards
Beard Color: Carrot red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1990

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: 78-60-1: (74-122-1: (70-54: (New Moon x ((Glittering Gold x Orange Crush) x 65-19-3: (Ballerina x Orange Crush))) x Summer Dawn) x Sun Fire) X 79-157-1RE, Fame sibling
Child plants: 21 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
2016 Stout's by UndertheSun Sep 17, 2017 9:10 AM 164
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