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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Don Denney by J. McWhirter
Year Of Registration: 1988
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: D79-533
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Description: Melon rosy tan, peach influence
Beard Color: Tangerine
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1990
Award of Merit: 1994

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: D78-11: (Spectacular Bid x Brandy) X All That Jazz
Child plants: 46 child plants

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Plant Events from our members
dragonfetti On November 3, 2014 Obtained plant
Replanted in the new Sunflower garden.
dragonfetti On October 31, 2013 Obtained plant
Guessing on the date received. www.irisfarmer.com/, Pleasants Valley Iris Farm.
Meredith79 On August 24, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Planted
Meredith79 On August 11, 2016 Obtained plant
KJMarionGallant On June 2, 2018 Obtained plant
Nettie's Perennials
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Possible ID by TexasPlumeria87 May 14, 2019 9:24 AM 25
Iris Blooms-Deep in the Heart of Texas & More by Smyers817 Jul 26, 2019 9:48 PM 74
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Early Bloom season by javaMom Aug 30, 2018 1:47 PM 50
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Nov 29, 2020 12:20 AM 1,518
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Show us your NOID's by yadah_tyger Feb 8, 2021 3:44 PM 1,398
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056

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