Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Show Your Colours') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: Q15-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Violet
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Honey apricot standards; soft rosy violet falls with a deep violet "V" blaze from beard to edge
Beard Color: Tangerine
Fragrance: Pronounced
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: Keppel 01-61C: (98-152F: (Braggadocio x Prince George) x Rio) X Keppel 02-169C: (Hold My Hand x Decadence)
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2015-04-21
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2015-06-01
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2015-04-21
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-05-29
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2018-05-13
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-11
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Location: IowaDate: 2011-05-01
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-11
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-21
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2015-06-01
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jul 7, 2019 5:31 PM 2,076
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Jul 10, 2019 9:00 AM 626
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Aug 22, 2018 9:49 AM 87
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Iris guessing game by UndertheSun Jan 29, 2017 4:31 PM 104
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Landscape pics by bluegrassmom Sep 3, 2016 1:01 AM 53
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
What we got from Iris Sisters. by yadah_tyger Nov 23, 2015 2:00 PM 57
Iris Sisters Sale - Mostly Barry Blyth - eBay by yadah_tyger Nov 18, 2015 8:56 AM 263
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
The Top 10 in Your Garden 2015 by janwax Aug 1, 2015 9:59 AM 106
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750

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