Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Rainbow Shadows') 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: 04-062A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Violet
White
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Straw yellow standards overlaid blue lavender at center; white falls, wide straw yellow edge, violet blue center
Beard Color: Antique gold
Style Arm Color: Straw yellow
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: American Maid X Under the Tuscan Sun

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2017-04-26
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2017-04-16
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2016-04-27
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2017-05-27
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: 2018-06-02
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2017-05-27
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Photo courtesy of Fred Kerr's Rainbow Acres
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2017-05-12
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2013-04-26
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2013-04-25
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat May 24, 2019 9:07 PM 1,535
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
THRIVE-ers by caitlinsgarden Jun 25, 2018 3:19 PM 44
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax May 24, 2019 8:05 PM 1,904
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Show Us your "Dark Top" irises by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2016 5:13 AM 87
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 May 24, 2019 4:17 PM 16,636
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 us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
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