Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: Q25-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Bloom Color Description: Coffee orange apricot, slightly lighter area below beards
Beard Color: Dusky tangerine
Fragrance: Pronounced
Musky

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Keppel 99-48M: (Last Laugh x 96-47D: (Prince George x Braggadocio) X Stop Flirting
Child plants: 9 child plants

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  • Tall Bearded Iris
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Date: 2020-05-17

Date: 2018-05-16

Date: 2019-05-16
Location: Keith Keppel's Garden
Date: 2015-05-13
Location: Mid-America Gardens, Salem, Oregon
Date: 2016-05-05
Location: Southern California zone 10a
Date: April 16, 2016
Large bloom with lots of subtle variations in coloring.
Location: Richlands, NC
Date: 2022-04-27
Location: Keith Keppel's Garden
Date: 2015-05-13
Location: Russia, Krasnodar region, Novokubansk
Date: 2021-05-23
Location: Russia, Krasnodar region, Novokubansk
Date: 2021-05-22

Date: 2015-05-11

Date: 2015-04-25
Location: Whitesboro, TX
Date: 2018-05-15
Image courtesy of The Shady Spot Iris. All rights reserved.
Location: Bay View Gardens
Date: 2012-04-28
Location: At Napa Iris Gardens
Date: 2014-04-26
Location: At Napa Iris Gardens
Date: 2014-04-26

Photo courtesy of Val Harding in Melbourne Australia

Date: 2014-05-20

Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
Location: At Napa Iris Gardens
Date: 2014-04-26

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