Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Second Fiddle') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: William Maryott
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: W110ARE
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Wine
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Light lavender standards, slight maroon midrib flush; deep maroon falls, 1/8" light lavender rim
Beard Color: Tangerine
Style Arm Color: Light lavender

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: Double Agent X S248A: (Tomorrow's Child x Double Agent)
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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It's that time of year... by Polymerous Jul 3, 2019 3:12 PM 1
Seedling :) by Rebekah Jan 22, 2018 9:57 AM 22
Need advice regarding my Bearded Irises by Australis Nov 27, 2016 6:03 AM 92
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
2015 seedlings by KentPfeiffer May 13, 2015 7:10 AM 97
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 30, 2020 8:13 AM 19,608
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