Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Cause for Celebration') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frederick Kerr
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 02-050B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Light blue
White
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: White standards, tinted very light pink, pale blue edges; white falls, yellow in throat, triple edge of light blue, blue, and light blue
Beard Color: Yellow base, hairs tipped red orange
Style Arm Color: White
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: 99-023A: (97-003C: (Astrid Cayeux x Christiana Baker) x unknown) X Keppel 98-47B: (Prince George x Braggadocio)

Carrots and Evergreens and Winter CelebrationsCarrots and Evergreens and Winter Celebrations
December 27, 2011

No doubt wreaths and garlands of red and green are decorating your homes this week. I've been thinking quite seriously of making a carrot wreath for my front door. After all, it's carrots that played an important role in my winter celebrations; isn't that how traditions start?

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Roger Duncan by Lestv Jan 8, 2020 8:28 PM 13
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Aug 14, 2019 4:31 AM 1,488
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Top dozen TBs to recommend to a perennial gardener: your nominations by gemini_sage Nov 19, 2017 10:29 AM 164
Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 23, 2020 6:50 AM 17,617
Show us your Colors - Part 7 by Muddymitts Feb 23, 2015 8:26 PM 196
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jan 22, 2020 11:02 AM 18,236
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