Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Siva Siva') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: James Gibson
Year Of Registration: 1961
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1962
Seedling Number: 16-6-PT
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Gold
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Gold and reddish brown standards; white falls, gold border, etched and speckled red spicy mahogany brown
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1963

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: My Honeycomb X 33-4
Child plants: 54 child plants

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Visit to Thelma's 2018 by Cuzz4short Dec 4, 2018 8:18 PM 131
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
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
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 18, 2019 5:06 PM 16,185
Show us your Colors -- Part 3 by Muddymitts Feb 18, 2015 10:01 PM 700
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
My First TB by tveguy3 Jun 27, 2012 4:34 AM 204
Our Favorite Plicatas by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2012 9:18 AM 49
wanda rezac's list part 2 s-z by irisawe Oct 23, 2017 7:04 AM 20

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