Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Navajo Jewel') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Weiler
Year Of Registration: 1983
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1984
Seedling Number: 78-57-6
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Medium blue, decided turquoise tint
Beard Color: Pale yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1986
Award of Merit: 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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 75-45-1: ((Pacific Panorama x Seaside) x Full Tide) X 73-29-3: ((Pacific Panorama x Seaside) x sibling)
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Your very best blue iris? by evelyninthegarden Feb 4, 2020 9:48 PM 97
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Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Color Mixing by Dachsylady86 Jan 20, 2017 2:51 PM 231
So I've recently been bitten by the iris bug..... by Rebekah Nov 13, 2016 10:50 PM 87
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Why is it always the ones you want the most............. by Muddymitts May 2, 2016 4:18 PM 90
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Question for the hybridizers by Polymerous Feb 19, 2019 10:36 PM 404
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
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