Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Red Hawk') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1995
Seedling Number: BB 891-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Deep red, yellow at base of midrib on standards
Beard Color: Red, yellow in throat
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1997

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Play with Fire X Garnet Velvet
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-04-27
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-04-29
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Location: Durham, NCDate: May, 2013
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-04-29 Falls curl in the sun
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Location: Durham, NCDate: May 2013Much more vibrant looking in full sun than shade.
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Location: Back yardDate: 2016-06-02
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Location: Back yardDate: 2016-06-02
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2018-05-21
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