Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Strawberry Shake') in the Irises Database

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Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: 05-92B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Hydrangea pink standards; peach to orient pink falls, center creamier pink
Beard Color: Shrimp
Style Arm Color: Peach
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2014
Award of Merit: 2016
John C. Wister Medal: 2018

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: In Love Again X 99-115C: (Crystal Gazer x 96-35C, Adoregon sib)
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2018-05-14Blooms and buds.
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-05-10
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2018-06-07
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2016-04-21
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Date: 2015-05-11
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Location: Frannie's Iris Garden, Elk Grove, CADate: 2016-05-04
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Date: 2014-05-22
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2016-05-12
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-04-27
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-04-27
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2017-05-24
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2018-05-10
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Date: 2014-05-21
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Location: Catheys Valley CAPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-19
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-01
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2018-05-11
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Location: keppels gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Date: 2013-06-06
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Date: 2015-05-27
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Date: 2015-05-27
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2016-05-12
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden Mar 1, 2019 9:03 AM 242
Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun Feb 21, 2019 10:21 PM 82
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 Apr 14, 2019 7:12 AM 692
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Apr 23, 2019 4:07 AM 792
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
2018 iris wish list by creativeclover Oct 5, 2018 9:37 PM 20
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
My new favorite iris growing now... by evelyninthegarden Jun 21, 2018 12:18 PM 36
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Apr 23, 2019 12:59 AM 2,394
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
What is your favorite iris? (that you currently own and have seen in bloom) :) by Grace_smith May 5, 2018 11:40 AM 86
Superstition Gardens May 7, 2017 by Moiris May 14, 2017 10:43 AM 54
Advice needed for bearded iris by Weedwhacker May 7, 2017 4:14 PM 21

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