Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Blind Ambition') 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: 08-32A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: White
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Martius yellow standards, paler in center; oyster white falls, 1/4" martius yellow band at distal end, hafts suffused sulphur yellow
Beard Color: Primrose yellow in throat and middle, blue end
Style Arm Color: Reed yellow, crests martius yellow
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: Silk Road X 06-156E: (00-221C: (Venetian Glass x Society Page) x Haunted Heart)

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Date: 2015-05-15
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Date: 2015-05-11
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-04-28
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Date: 2019-05-25
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-05-15
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2017-05-27
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Date: 2015-05-15
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2018-04-25
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2018-04-25
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Location: Catheys Valley CaliforniaPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Aug 14, 2020 7:31 PM

Sibling to:

Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Arctic Chill')

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blind Ambition by lilpod13 Aug 5, 2016 5:49 PM 0
I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Sep 28, 2020 8:17 PM 326
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2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Season 2020 by shizen Sep 28, 2020 10:41 PM 1,477
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
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
more Superstition Iris Garden Pictures! by Misawa77 Dec 7, 2017 9:59 PM 32
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Show your progress by Cuzz4short Apr 13, 2017 4:34 AM 470
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
Wet blooms by iciris May 24, 2016 12:17 PM 91
Tall Bearded With Blue Beards by Hemlady Nov 15, 2017 12:35 PM 99
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Aug 6, 2020 5:39 PM 18,814
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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