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PlantFiles: Tall Bearded Iris
Iris 'Parisian Dawn'

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Family: Iridaceae (eye-rid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Iris (EYE-ris) (Info)
Cultivar: Parisian Dawn
Hybridized by Keppel; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006

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Class:
Tall Bearded (TB)

Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)
15-18 in. (38-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)
USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Coral/Apricot
Cream/Tan

Bloom Time:
Late Midseason (MLa)

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Awards (if applicable):
Honorable Mention

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Profile:

1 positive
2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive 500Greenthumb On May 30, 2011, 500Greenthumb from South Sioux City, NE wrote:

very delicate and feminine , Impressive

Neutral Joan On Jul 23, 2008, Joan from Belfield, ND (Zone 4a) wrote:

Awards: Honorable Mention 2008

Neutral Marilynbeth On Feb 10, 2008, Marilynbeth from Hebron, KY wrote:

"Description courtesy of Keith Keppel, used by permission"

Parisian Dawn

ML 36" (Balderdash X Last Laugh)

Creamy apricot, faint pinkish glow, with twilight mauve shading on fall edges. Scarlet vermilion beards. Broad, flared and waved form. Throws interesting seedlings.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Brea, California
Monroe, Connecticut
Robertsville, Missouri
Shepherd, Montana
Lincoln, Nebraska
South Sioux City, Nebraska
Los Alamos, New Mexico
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Greeneville, Tennessee
Lindale, Texas
Salt Lake City, Utah



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