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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Earl Hall by Lloyd Zurbrigg
Year Of Registration: 1990
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1991
Seedling Number: 86-144-5SC
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 4: -30° to -20°
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Bloom Color Description: Cream standards, veined pale cinnamon; near white falls, creamy yellow rim, cinnamon hafts, suggestion of pale violet texture veining and violet centerline
Beard Color: White, tipped cream

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: Violet Miracle X Brother Carl
Child plants: 13 child plants

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Location: Sussex, UKDate: early May 2020
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Location: Sussex, UKDate: early May 2020
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112

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