Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Ozone Alert') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 1997
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: 92-495A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Purple
Silver/Grey
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Light grey standards; light brown grey falls, washed brown purple hafts
Beard Color: Bronze, base purple
Style Arm Color: Light grey
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2000

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
Uses: Cut Flower
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 8-492: ((Admiralty x Mandolin) x (Pansy Royale x Lux Aeterna)) X Magician's Apprentice
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Iris Guessing Game Two by Lestv Feb 4, 2017 4:00 PM 212
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
Mulch Madness.... by Snork Jun 19, 2016 4:24 AM 124
Untitled by darksome Jun 26, 2017 10:10 AM 88
Burseens - I'll show you mine if you show me yours!! by Lestv Apr 18, 2018 1:47 PM 182
Help with ID please by froggardener Mar 13, 2016 8:45 AM 7
What Burseen Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by Misawa77 May 3, 2018 10:40 AM 190
TB's are Poppin' in PA!!!! by Snork Jul 6, 2015 11:30 AM 218
bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Dec 10, 2018 7:51 PM 14,982
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors -- Part 3 by Muddymitts Feb 18, 2015 10:01 PM 700
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Iris by the Alphabet - Part 3 by Muddymitts Jan 31, 2015 9:52 AM 377
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
Finally! by Snork Jun 17, 2014 2:44 PM 176
Beautiful Beards.....some close-ups. by Paul2032 Jun 11, 2014 10:48 AM 219

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