Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Trade Secret') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: 96-20J
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Green
Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Chartreuse yellow standards, base blended ramier blue to digitalis; chartreuse yellow falls, paler center, darker shoulders
Beard Color: Golden yellow
Style Arm Color: Chartreuse yellow, lavender lip
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2005
Award of Merit: 2008

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Suspicion X 93-81e: (93-81D: (Spring Shower x 89-38A: (((Vivien x Battle Fury) x (Skyblaze x (78-52C, pod parent of Skyblaze, x Vivien))) x Twilight Blaze))
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: Weiser, IDDate: 2015 season
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2007-05-23SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
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At Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Oregon.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
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