Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sonata in Blue') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Raymond Smith
Year Of Registration: 1991
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: 8621BR
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31 inches (78 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 6:-10° to 0°
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Brilliant violet
Beard Color: Yellow, tipped white
Fragrance: Slight

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: F. Wampler sdlg. X Victoria Falls
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 17, 2019 3:31 PM 828
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
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
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jun 15, 2019 7:48 PM 16,746
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Who wants to take a stab at some Blue NOIDs? by Henhouse Apr 21, 2014 6:34 AM 25
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
wanda rezac's list part 2 s-z by irisawe Oct 23, 2017 7:04 AM 20

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