Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Weiler
Year Of Registration: 1977
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1978
Seedling Number: 73-50A-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: White
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: White, blended primrose yellow, slightly darker hafts
Beard Color: Light primrose yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1980
Award of Merit: 1983

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Wedding Vow X 7-OB: (White King x New Moon)
Child plants: 8 child plants

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