Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: 05-97A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Dark Top
Bloom Color Description: Coffee tan standards, central region shaded and veined old helio purple to amethyst; sunlight to amber yellow falls paling slightly near beards
Beard Color: Golden poppy in throat, orange rufous in middle, rusty orange at end
Style Arm Color: Cornsilk, lips lavender
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2014

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 00-103A: (96-19G, Opposing Forces sibling, x 96-28B, Mysterious Ways sibling) X 01-97A: (96-28B x Safari Sunset)

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Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Just Beautiful! by 4susiesjoy Jun 5, 2014 12:43 PM 0

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