Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Quaker Lady') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bertrand Farr
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1909
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Late
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Foliage: Purple Based

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
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2012-05-02
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2014-04-23
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Location: Indiana  zone 5Date: 2016-05-31
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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-05-04
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 6, 2017
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 2016
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Location: Hustisford, WIDate: 2012-05-18
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Location: VirginiaDate: 2012-04-23
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2014-04-21
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2014-04-21
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2014-04-21
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2014-04-15
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Date: 2014-05-23
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Plant Events from our members
gardengus On May 13, 2016 Bloomed
Calif_Sue On April 27, 2017 Bloomed
Zencat On July 17, 2015 Obtained plant
chelle On September 29, 2015 Transplanted
Center of raised bed in old veggie patch.
UndyingLight On September 20, 2018 Obtained plant
Planted September 21st, 2018
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Untitled by LeeHandsel Apr 14, 2017 10:17 PM 1
Need help with identifying this bearded iris by jtkatec Apr 15, 2019 11:09 PM 12
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv May 12, 2019 7:39 PM 494
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden May 19, 2019 8:05 AM 651
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Apr 23, 2019 10:59 PM 111
Your most vigorous iris by hippie Feb 10, 2019 2:05 PM 71
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat May 20, 2019 1:59 PM 1,486
Poetry and Prose in the Garden by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2018 11:25 PM 3
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight May 20, 2019 12:29 PM 556
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Aug 30, 2018 5:44 AM 53
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Signs of Spring ! by janwax May 5, 2018 5:27 PM 251
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan May 14, 2019 8:02 AM 366
..... arrrrrggghh! -- iris pot invasion! by TBMan Oct 30, 2017 8:21 AM 76
Companion planting by IdyllicIris Feb 4, 2019 3:12 PM 37
ID mauve iris by stephaniels2 Jun 15, 2017 8:17 AM 18

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