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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Martin Kohankie
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1915
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self
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: 10 child plants

Photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2017-05-01
By Lestv
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By Calif_Sue
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 5, 2017
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Location: Zone 6a, PennsylvaniaDate: 2015-05-13
By DaveinPA
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Iris Identification - Hi, I'm new here by UndyingLight Aug 25, 2018 12:09 PM 22
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
I think I am too old for this. by caitlinsgarden Mar 12, 2019 11:53 AM 57
Another NOID by DogsNDaylilies May 31, 2018 5:58 PM 17
Miniature Tall Bearded Iris by lclehman1 May 13, 2018 11:05 PM 4
Yellow TB Iris by urania1 Mar 27, 2019 2:36 PM 25
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Sep 8, 2020 8:53 PM 415
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Miniature Tall Beardeds by EJarrett Apr 6, 2018 4:33 PM 50
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Clump, multi flower and bed shots by enidcandles Aug 26, 2015 9:38 PM 142
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Jun 14, 2020 8:06 PM 1,921

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