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PlantFiles: Iris
Iris 'Vance George'

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Family: Iridaceae (eye-rid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Iris (EYE-ris) (Info)
Cultivar: Vance George
Hybridized by Valenzuela; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010

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Class:
Tall Bearded (TB)

Height:
30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

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

Hardiness:
Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction
Pollen may cause allergic reaction

Bloom Color:
Rose/Mauve
Scarlet (Dark Red)
Pale Yellow
Purple
Maroon (Purple-Brown)
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Early (E)
Early midseason (EM)
Midseason (M)

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
Allow cut surface to callous over before planting

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Awards (if applicable):
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Margiempv On Mar 20, 2012, Margiempv from Oro Valley, AZ (Zone 9a) wrote:

A healthy plant, vigorous grower and increaser .....with up to 11-13 buds per plant. Blooms early through mid-season. The cooler the weather - the more the rose-purple shows up. The warmer the weather, the more red tones it has. (Can be found at Iris Melodies and at RockyTop Gardens in Tennessee.)

Parentage: Epicenter x (Pencil Sketch x Sapphire Hills)

Regional...

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

Tucson, Arizona
Vail, Arizona



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