Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2014
Seedling Number: 05-100A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Pale peach standards; light warm lavender blended falls, slight lobelia blue central flush, pale peach suffusion beside beards
Beard Color: Near orange vermilion, lavender white end
Style Arm Color: Pale peach, soft lavender midrib
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2016
Award of Merit: 2018

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: 00-204F: (96-42D: (Lotus Land x 93-160A: (Frosting x 89-29G: (Social Event x Femme Fatale))) x 98-139A: (Social Graces x Vienna Waltz)) X Performing Arts
Child plants: 28 child plants

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Washington 8b
Date: 2022-05-25
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2015-06-10
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2016-05-18
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2016-06-03

Date: 2017-05-29
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2015-06-10

Date: 2014-05-22
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2016-05-17
Location: McPherson KS
Date: 2021-06-01
Location: Philo, California
Date: 2019-05-27
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: Washington 8b
Date: 2021-06-03

Date: 2014-05-20
Location: Washington 8b
Date: 2018-05-19
Location: my yard
Photo by coboro
Location: Michigan-my garden
Date: 2021-06-17
Photo by Moiris
Location: Cisco, Tx 
Date: 2020-05-17
Last one to bloom this Spring.
Location: keppel garden
Date: 2011-06-03

Date: 2014-05-20

Date: 2014-05-20
Location: McPherson KS
Date: 2023-05-16
Location: Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Date: 2015-05-21
Location: Catheys Valley CA
Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi

Date: 2015-05-30
Location: Willamette Valley Oregon
Date: 2014-05-24

Photo courtesy of Keith Keppel Irises
Photo by coboro
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Photo by MaryDurtschi

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