Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Dancing Days') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: 06-77 M
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Violet
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Oyster white standards, slight lavender cast toward lower center, small citron yellow basal area; abbey violet falls, paling to vervain edge, hafts brushed pineapple
Beard Color: Golden yellow, ends vervain
Style Arm Color: Light yellow, wisteria violet midrib
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2015

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: Silk Road X Roaring Twenties

AIS National Convention, Portland, OR -- Iris in Wonderland 2015

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Location: Mid-America Garden, Brooks, ORDate: 2015-05-22AIS National Convention, Portland, OR -- Iris in Wonderland 2015
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2015-06-07
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Date: 2014-05-24
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Date: 2014-05-20
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2016-06-05
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2015-06-07
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Location: Mt. Pleasant Iris FarmDate: 2015-05-21
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Date: 2014-05-20
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Great photo of beautiful iris by Sheridragonfly Apr 2, 2016 1:12 PM 0
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Oct 14, 2020 8:34 PM 956
West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Oct 25, 2020 11:04 PM 3,279
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Dancing Days or Painted Shadows? by kousa Dec 11, 2017 4:49 AM 28
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
2014 West Coast Trip Pictures by ARUBA1334 Mar 29, 2015 12:36 PM 291
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Aug 6, 2020 5:39 PM 18,814

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