Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Liaison') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 1986
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1986
Seedling Number: 81-36V
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Wine
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Pink standards, peach midrib; deep purple falls, 1/8" pink band
Beard Color: Orange
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1988

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: Ringo X Magic Man
Child plants: 24 child plants

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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2015-05-20
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: MarylandDate: 2015-05-152015 bloom
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2015-06-03
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2014-06-10
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2015-05-20
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Location: TexasDate: SpringLiaison
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Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Location: IndianaDate: MayTall bearded iris 'Liaison'
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Date: 2017-10-24
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Photo Courtesy of Te Sligte Gardens. Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
Which were your first iris? A trip down memory lane...... by Paul2032 Jan 20, 2016 6:15 AM 85
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Goners part 2 by Misawa77 Nov 20, 2015 4:26 PM 405
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462
Show your Colors - Part 4 by Muddymitts Feb 20, 2015 7:43 PM 247
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819

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