Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lingering Love') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Duane Meek
Year Of Registration: 1986
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1986
Seedling Number: B173-1-9
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Medium pinkish orchid standards, lighter markings at midrib; white falls, 1/2" pinkish orchid edge, some dotting on inner rim, deeper dotting at hafts
Beard Color: Coral, tipped orchid

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: Magenta Rose X G3-1-5: (Grecian Gown x (D102-1-0 x Apricot Blaze))
Child plants: 16 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Iris ID by swede_5372 May 24, 2018 8:36 PM 24
SUPER FREAK - Chimeras and other oddities by enidcandles Dec 21, 2017 1:16 PM 227
Ok..I am gonna give it a try by MISSINGROSIE Jun 18, 2016 11:02 AM 107
"Fess up" time !! by crowrita1 Oct 1, 2015 2:09 PM 86
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jun 15, 2019 7:48 PM 16,746
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