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PlantFiles: Tall Bearded Iris
Iris 'Lights, Camera, Action'

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Family: Iridaceae (eye-rid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Iris (EYE-ris) (Info)
Cultivar: Lights, Camera, Action
Hybridized by Baumunk; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999

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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
Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:
Red
Violet/Lavender
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Midseason (M)

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
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:

2 positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive blomma On Aug 10, 2010, blomma from Casper, WY (Zone 4a) wrote:

This is a beauty. I purchased this one from Schreiner in 2008 and it has bloomed every since.

To qoute Schreiner on the description:

"A blending of yellow and lavender tones on the large brick-red spot on the falls."

Note: The year of registration is 2000, not was is stated above. That is the year Schreiner stated in their catalog. Height is 37".

Neutral Joan On Mar 25, 2006, Joan from Belfield, ND (Zone 4a) wrote:

American Iris Society Awards: Honorable Mention 2004

Positive Mainecoon On May 27, 2005, Mainecoon from Shepherd, MT wrote:

37" S Deep lavender blended lighter, white falls with red
hafts blending to lavender & buff yellow to form a spot

Regional...

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

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Tucson, Arizona (2 reports)
Apple Valley, California
Sebastopol, California
Robertsville, Missouri
Shepherd, Montana
Coshocton, Ohio
Greeneville, Tennessee
Madison, Wisconsin
Casper, Wyoming



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