Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Celebration Song') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1993
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1993
Seedling Number: AA 1540-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Peach
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Apricot pink standards; blue lavender falls
Beard Color: Tangerine
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1995
Award of Merit: 1997
John C. Wister Medal: 2000
Dykes Memorial Medal: 2003

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: Lullaby of Spring X Frances Gaulter
Child plants: 79 child plants

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Location: iowaDate: 2011-05-25
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Location: My GardensDate: May 22, 2009Clump View With English Charm In Background
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Celebration Song
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Photo 5/14/10
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Photo 5/16/10
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Location: BCDate: June 2013
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-04
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Location: My GardensDate: May 6, 2008A Single Bloom
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Location: My GardensDate: May 31, 2014Early Morning Dappled Shade/Sunlight
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 1, 2017
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 2015
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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
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Location: Frannie's Iris Garden, Elk Grove, CADate: 2016-04-07A favorite!
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Location: My GardensDate: May 25, 2014Overhead View
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Location: My GardensDate: May 31, 2014Early Morning Dappled Shade/Sunlight
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Location: Lewiston, IdahoDate: 5-14-2015
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Location: Lewiston, IdahoDate: 5-14-2015
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Location: From my  garden. Poland.
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Location: Sangamon Co. Il.Date: 2018-05-24
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-04-21
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Photo Courtesy of Te Sligte Gardens. Used with Permission
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2013-04-28
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 9, 2015
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Location: New Zealand
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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When making new iris beds, how do you arrange them? by evelyninthegarden Jun 22, 2018 4:48 PM 21
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Jun 25, 2018 10:30 AM 83
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Jun 8, 2018 2:22 PM 1,433
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jun 24, 2018 4:17 PM 2,081
Little envious of this garden by creativeclover Oct 12, 2017 8:25 AM 16
Nearly identical irises... by evelyninthegarden May 26, 2018 7:46 PM 92
THRIVE-ers by caitlinsgarden Jun 24, 2018 1:57 PM 43
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
Top Ten picks! by bluegrassmom May 5, 2017 5:48 PM 31
California Bloom Season 2017 by AndreaD Jul 11, 2017 2:15 PM 97
Zone 7 bloom by arilbred May 15, 2017 3:13 PM 89
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
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
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Landscape pics by bluegrassmom Sep 3, 2016 1:01 AM 53
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
SUPER FREAK - Chimeras and other oddities by enidcandles Dec 21, 2017 1:16 PM 227
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Top dozen TBs to recommend to a perennial gardener: your nominations by gemini_sage Nov 19, 2017 10:29 AM 164

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