Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Cosmic Celebration') in the Irises Database

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Hybridizer: Lesley Painter
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: L03-129E
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34-36 inches (86-91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Amoena
Bloom Color Description: White standards, lower edge touched tan, pencil thin purple edge, and/or faint lavender edge; midnight purple falls becoming purple below prominent white starburst, white center stripe
Beard Color: White, tipped coral red
Style Arm Color: White, crests splashed with brown bronze and slight purple
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: L00-28B: (L98-73: (Jazzed Up x Dance Hall Dolly) x Romantic Evening) X --probably Starring
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Southeast IndianaDate: May 2014tall bearded iris 'Cosmic Celebration'
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Location: Warfordsburg, PADate: May 26, 2014Excellent!
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2016-04-09
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Location: My garden in Warfordsburg, PADate: 2016-05-21
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Location: home garden VADate: 2019-05-01TBI COSMIC CELEBRATION
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Location: Napa Iris GardensDate: 2012-05-18
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-05-23
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Location: Napa Iris GardensDate: 2012-05-18
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Location: Bay View GardensDate: 2011-04-28
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Date: 2014-05-19throat, beard, haft, fall
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Date: 2009-04-23Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2, 2015
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: March 29, 2015
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: March 30, 2015
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2, 2015
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Cosmic Celebration Iris by sarahbugw Nov 11, 2013 11:02 PM 1
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I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Color Mixing by Dachsylady86 Jan 20, 2017 2:51 PM 231
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Your favorites with orange beards by bluegrassmom May 4, 2016 1:45 PM 27
Napa Country Iris Garden Visit by Moiris Apr 20, 2016 2:57 AM 83
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
What are your favorite color/colors in iris? by cbunny41 Jan 25, 2016 4:42 PM 152
Season of the NOid's by Henhouse Jan 15, 2016 11:33 AM 957
Superstition Iris Gardens Spring 2015 blooms! by Misawa77 Nov 13, 2015 7:09 AM 270
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 May 21, 2019 6:33 PM 16,626
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 6 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 6:43 PM 190

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