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Common names:
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Also sold as:
Iris 'Ramses'

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Hans Peter Sass
Year Of Registration: 1928
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1929
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Deep olive buff to avellaneous standards; falls deeply flushed argyle purple, strontian yellow hafts
Beard Color: Orange
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1931
Dykes Memorial Medal: 1932

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
Parentage: King Tut X Baldwin
Child plants: 135 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Do you recognize this iris? by lovesblooms May 20, 2020 12:29 AM 9
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
How vigorous are these Classic Iris ? by Denman55 Sep 10, 2015 10:28 AM 26
What colors look best together ...... by Denman55 Aug 19, 2015 9:41 PM 82
Your favorite hybridizer/s and why... by janwax Aug 17, 2015 11:16 AM 75
Iris Talk - Why am I so drawn to . . . . by Denman55 Aug 14, 2015 4:05 PM 91
Planting Iris rhizomes .... by Denman55 Aug 22, 2015 3:45 PM 66
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Jun 14, 2020 8:06 PM 1,921
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Feb 27, 2021 5:17 PM 19,705
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Feb 27, 2021 4:12 PM 19,045
What's on your iris wish list? by janwax Jul 22, 2014 4:48 PM 85

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