Tall Bearded Iris
Iris 'Change of Pace'

Family: Iridaceae (eye-rid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Iris (EYE-ris) (Info)
Cultivar: Change of Pace
Hybridized by Schreiner
Registered or introduced: 1991
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Class:

Tall Bearded (TB)

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 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

Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:

Pink

Rose/Mauve

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

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:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Award of Merit

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Tucson, Arizona

Cloverdale, California

San Bernardino, California

Gainesville, Georgia

Oak Lawn, Illinois

Macy, Indiana

Shawnee Mission, Kansas

Anacoco, Louisiana

Gardiner, Maine

Blanchard, Michigan

Gladwin, Michigan

Robertsville, Missouri

Cut Bank, Montana

Shepherd, Montana

Salem, New Jersey

Albany, Oregon

Salem, Oregon (3 reports)

Celina, Tennessee

Fort Worth, Texas

Tomah, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

3
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Aug 21, 2008, Joan from Belfield, ND (Zone 4a) wrote:

Awards: Honorable Mention 1993; Award of Merit 1997

Positive

On May 17, 2007, mypetalpatch from Cloverdale, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

Distinctive colors and pattern, large, well-formed flowers, good pod and pollen parent, and good grower with fast increase.

Positive

On Feb 17, 2006, TBGDN from (Zone 5a) wrote:

CHANGE OF PACE: (Schreiner, R. 1991). Sdlg. Z 549-A. TB 35" (89 cm) EM. "S. delicate pink (RHS 73D); F. white ground, deep rose violet (71A) plicata markings and peppering on edge; beards yellow. Eagle's Flight X Cinnamon Girl., Schreiner 1991. HM 1993, AM 1997": Good garden habits; great colors and no problems with this iris.

Positive

On Dec 2, 2004, Margiempv from Oro Valley, AZ (Zone 9a) wrote:

Good grower, large flower.