Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Painted Shadows') in the Irises Database

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Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2015
Seedling Number: 06-77-DD
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Sulphur yellow standards, foxglove midrib on inner side only; petunia purple falls paling with age to pearl grey, 3/8" edge extending inward as pale veining
Beard Color: Cadmium yellow in throat, deep chrome yellow in middle, brass yellow over lavender white at end
Style Arm Color: Slightly darker yellow, foxglove midrib
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2017

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: Silk Road X Roaring Twenties

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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2018-06-10
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Location: Keith Keppel Iris Garden, Salem, OregonDate: 2015-05-19AIS National Convention, Portland, OR--Iris in Wonderland 2015
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Date: 2020-05-22
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Date: 2017-05-29
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Date: 2014-05-24
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2018-06-10
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Date: 2014-05-20
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2017-05-30
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Date: 2014-05-24
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Date: 2017-05-29
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Date: 2014-05-24
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Location: my yard
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Location: Catheys Valley CAPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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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
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Dancing Days or Painted Shadows? by kousa Dec 11, 2017 4:49 AM 28
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Keppel Web pages are updated. by tveguy3 Dec 17, 2016 6:46 AM 33
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 pictures by Misawa77 Dec 18, 2015 8:41 PM 129
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99

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