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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Darwin Andrews
Year Of Registration: 1931
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1931
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid

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: Candlelight x Amerind

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Your favorite iris that begin with "D" by bluegrassmom Apr 3, 2020 9:58 AM 61
Bloom irregularity by ttkc4704 May 16, 2020 5:21 PM 27
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Do iris growers have a place for bloom count? What cultivars have the most? by bluegrassmom May 18, 2020 4:53 PM 19
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Damon Garden's Blooms! by DamonGardens Jul 19, 2014 7:30 AM 34
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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