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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1978
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1978
Seedling Number: H 387-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Wine
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Cream white standards, lightly tinted lavender; plum purple falls, wine cast
Beard Color: Cream
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1980

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: T 95-1: ((M 1055-B x Whole Cloth) x (After Dark x N 364-1)) X D 510-Q: (A 711-B x Margarita)
Child plants: 7 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
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
Historics... which ones are standouts in your garden? by Henhouse Jul 1, 2016 1:02 PM 339
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