Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Nate Rudolph
Year Of Registration: 1965
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1968
Seedling Number: 65-29
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31 inches (79 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Rose pink
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1969
Award of Merit: 1971
Dykes Memorial Medal: 1975
Franklin Cook Memorial Cup: 1970
Fred and Barbara Walther Cup: 1970

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: 63-29: (Fay 56-06: (Lipstick x (1/4 Snow Flurry, 1/4 New Snow, 1/2 pink sdlg.)) x 59-31) X 61-42: (Pink Ice x 59-55)
Child plants: 164 child plants

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Date: 2015-05-23
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Location: Michigan-my garden
Date: June 2016
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Date: 2010-05-17
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Date: 2012-05-04
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Date: 2017-05-23
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