Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Idle Rich') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2015
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2016
Seedling Number: 10-99D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Near chartreuse yellow standards, center greyed aster violet; reed yellow falls, small paler spot at end of beards
Beard Color: Cadmium yellow
Style Arm Color: Reed yellow, lavender lip
Awards: Honorable Mention: 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
Parentage: 07-96B: (Secret Rites x House Arrest) X 06-35C: (Blyth O139-B: (Wintry Sky x L185-1: (Decadence x Stop Flirting)) x Blyth N37-A: (Romancer x Opposing Forces))

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 Apr 14, 2019 7:12 AM 692
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 orders by aikenforflowers May 17, 2018 11:47 PM 32
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Apr 19, 2019 9:50 PM 1,737
Monterey Bay Iris Society Show by Henhouse May 3, 2017 9:07 AM 22
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
Best Beards! by bluegrassmom Dec 21, 2017 10:50 PM 70
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Sharing your best iris pics by bluegrassmom Nov 16, 2016 8:15 AM 154
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Wet blooms by iciris May 24, 2016 12:17 PM 91
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574

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