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PlantFiles: Tall Bearded Iris
Iris 'Coral Point'

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Family: Iridaceae (eye-rid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Iris (EYE-ris) (Info)
Cultivar: Coral Point
Hybridized by Sutton; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999

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8 members have or want this plant for trade.

Class:
Tall Bearded (TB)

Height:
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
Sun to Partial Shade

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

Bloom Color:
Coral/Apricot

Bloom Time:
Midseason (M)
Late Midseason (MLa)

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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

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Profile:

3 positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive Tntigger On Feb 21, 2009, Tntigger from Greeneville, TN (Zone 6b) wrote:

A very pretty pink iris that multiplies and blooms like crazy for us,recommended!

Neutral Joan On Sep 13, 2005, Joan from Belfield, ND (Zone 4a) wrote:

Awards: American Iris Society Honorable Mention 2003

Positive Margiempv On Nov 22, 2003, Margiempv from Oro Valley, AZ (Zone 9a) wrote:

Very vigorous grower. It puts on a great show!

Positive beckykay On May 17, 2003, beckykay from Godfrey, IL (Zone 6a) wrote:

I also have this and several others that I dug up from a friend house before he put it up for sale. He did not know the name or any of the plants I took ( did not keep log) Please let me know the name also. Thx.

Regional...

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

Phoenix, Arizona
Tucson, Arizona (2 reports)
Vail, Arizona
Bakersfield, California
Stanford, California
Godfrey, Illinois
Westchester, Illinois
Barbourville, Kentucky
Anacoco, Louisiana
Robertsville, Missouri
Shepherd, Montana
Salem, New Jersey
Thackerville, Oklahoma
Columbia, South Carolina
Rapid City, South Dakota
Greeneville, Tennessee
Readyville, Tennessee
Portsmouth, Virginia



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