Tall Bearded Iris
Iris 'Orange Harvest'

Family: Iridaceae (eye-rid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Iris (EYE-ris) (Info)
Cultivar: Orange Harvest
Hybridized by Jones
Registered or introduced: 1988
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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:

Orange

Bloom Time:

Midseason (M)

Reblooming (Re)

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):

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are fragrant

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:

Menifee, California

Old Saybrook, Connecticut

Gainesville, Georgia

Oskaloosa, Kansas

Revere, Massachusetts

Mahopac, New York

Hixson, Tennessee

Garland, Texas

Locust Dale, Virginia

Kalama, Washington

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 10, 2015, strawberry_girl from Bayside, WI wrote:

Second summer in the garden, first time blooming. Plant is covered with sturdy, gorgeous, bright orange flowers. Delighted with this iris. Looks amazing with the nearby allium, which bloomed at the same time.

Positive

On May 30, 2014, gardensangel from Suffield, CT wrote:

Gorgeous Iris! This hardy iris flourishes on the north side of my garden. The showy blossoms are spectacular!