Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: L. Noyd
Year Of Registration: 1970
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1971
Seedling Number: N61-31-62A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Light green yellow
Beard Color: Green
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1972

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: Chartreuse Butterfly X Woodland Sprite
Child plants: 4 child plants

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: north central Texas
Location: Cisco, Tx 
Date: 2020-05-02
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2013-05-13
Location: schreiner's
Date: 2018-05-23
Location: schreiner's
Date: 2018-05-23

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.
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Location: Kenosha, WI
Date: 2019-06-09

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.
  • Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 2, 2015 12:13 PM concerning plant:
    Was registered as a Border Bearded Iris in 1970, but reclassified to a Tall Bearded Iris in 1973 (received Honorable Mention in 1972 as a Border Bearded Iris).
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