Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Moon Spirit') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frederick Kerr
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: 04-066B1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Light slate blue standards, widely edged dusky straw; slate blue falls, narrowly edged dusky straw
Beard Color: Dijon mustard
Style Arm Color: Dusky straw
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: Cherished Friendship X Stop Flirting

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
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What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
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Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 18, 2019 1:28 PM 16,182
Show us your Colors - Part 8 by Muddymitts Feb 24, 2015 8:54 AM 191
Show us your Colors -- Part 3 by Muddymitts Feb 18, 2015 10:01 PM 700
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
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Re-bloom Photos by Moiris Jan 7, 2015 9:17 AM 621
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
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