Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Marrying Kind') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2014
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2015
Seedling Number: 05-96F
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Pink
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Peach pink standards, lavender flush up midrib; medium dark lavender falls, 1/4" digitalis band, shoulders flushed peach beige
Beard Color: Tomato red in throat, middle has white base with with etruscan red tips, lavender ends
Style Arm Color: Peach pink, lavender lip
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: 00-104-A: (Trade Secret x Lotus Land) X Bowled Over
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Soil PH by NancyMo Jan 30, 2019 3:35 PM 0
2017 AIS awards by DaisyDo Jun 30, 2018 1:34 PM 34
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
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Spring Blooms by Misawa77 May 5, 2016 4:01 AM 105
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
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
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
2015 American Iris Society Convention, Portland, Oregon by coboro Jan 1, 2016 9:34 PM 373
I just ordered........ by Paul2032 Feb 22, 2015 9:15 AM 99
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382

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