Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frederick Kerr
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: 05-061F
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Bloom Color Description: Cream amber standards; dark mango amber, edged cream amber
Beard Color: Tangerine red
Style Arm Color: Darker cream amber
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2016

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (Dear Jean sdlg x Starring) X Decadence

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2015-04-23
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2017-04-26
Photo by Henhouse

Photo courtesy of Fred Kerr's Rainbow Acres
Location: Philo, California
Date: 2017-05-16
Location: Philo, California
Date: 2017-05-16
Photo by Dachsylady86
Photo by Dachsylady86
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date: 2015-04-16
Location: Panama Illinois
Date: 2021-05-19

Date: 2014-04-22

Date: 2014-05-23

Date: 2014-04-21
Location: Catheys Valley CA
Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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