Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Triple Whammy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Hager
Year Of Registration: 1989
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1990
Seedling Number: SP4884YBldPrHr
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Lavender
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Bright yellow standards; lavender white falls, deep gold hafts, wide yellow edge
Beard Color: Bright purple
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1992
Award of Merit: 1995

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
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
Flower Color: White
Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: SP4432Tn/Oc: ((Birthstone x Sky Hooks) x Jester) X SP4078: (Barbary Coast x Buckthorn)
Child plants: 33 child plants

Triple Whammy (B.Hager 1989)

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2018-05-02
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Location: Warfordsburg, PADate: 2012-04-29Triple Whammy (B.Hager 1989)
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Location: Warfordsburg, PADate: 2012-05-05
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Location: New ZealandDate: 2013-11-03
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Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
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Location: Weiser, IDDate: 2013 season
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Location: New ZealandDate: 2013-10-27Absolutely huge flower in 2013
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Location: New ZealandDate: 2013-11-03
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Show us your Colors - Part 13 by Muddymitts Mar 7, 2015 2:30 AM 197
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Amazing Don, Private Eye - Case of the missing Teenybopper by tveguy3 Jul 31, 2015 10:19 AM 105
Beards! by Henhouse May 28, 2016 6:30 PM 191
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Val's Iris blooms in Australia by Misawa77 Nov 7, 2014 6:43 PM 45
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
Start of Tall Bearded at my location by starwoman Apr 30, 2012 7:28 PM 5
wanda rezac's list part 2 s-z by irisawe Oct 23, 2017 7:04 AM 20

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