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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Olive Murrell
Year Of Registration: 1930
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1930
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid Late

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
Parentage: Shekinah X (Mrs. Valerie West x unknown)

photo from the 1933 catalog, Cooley's Gardens, Silverton, Oregon

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
Sunday trip to Nola's Iris Garden by coboro May 8, 2017 10:58 PM 29
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
Snowpeak Inventory Reduction Sale by irisloverdee Jul 21, 2015 9:18 AM 27
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by irisloverdee May 17, 2015 11:49 AM 12
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
Superstition 2015 introductions by Misawa77 Jul 4, 2015 12:04 PM 585
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382
Starting iris seeds. by tveguy3 Jun 22, 2019 9:59 AM 507
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
Blooming Over The Last Few Days by Betja May 31, 2012 10:46 AM 321
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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