Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 1981
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1982
Seedling Number: 74-25D
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Lavender pink standards; ivory to white falls, widely banded soft pinkish lavender
Beard Color: White, tipped orange red
Fragrance: Slight
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1984
Award of Merit: 1986

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 71-42B: (68-17A: (Montage x April Melody) x Jealous Lover) X 71-41F: (68-17A x April Melody)
Child plants: 3 child plants

Common names
  • Border Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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