Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Carnival Capers') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: M65-6
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Lavender
Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Creamy lemon standards; lavender falls, 3/8" soft champagne edge, violet center, hafts smooth tan extending half way down, tan black near top
Beard Color: Mustard
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011

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: H159-2: (E128-2: (Over the Blues x Sierra Grande) x Mastery) X Decadence
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-28
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-28
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: Napa Iris GardensDate: 2012-05-18
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 4, 2017
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 6, 2017
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-09
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Plant Events from our members
chelle On May 26, 2016 Bloomed
chelle On July 21, 2015 Transplanted
New cutting garden (old veggie patch) in raised bed, hugel-style, SW area, front to center.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
Iris Guessing Game 3 by UndertheSun Feb 17, 2017 10:43 PM 111
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Is there a special name for irises with several colors blending across the falls by LaJuana May 6, 2018 4:20 PM 39
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
What are your favorite color/colors in iris? by cbunny41 Jan 25, 2016 4:42 PM 152
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Favorite color of Iris by LynnG Aug 14, 2015 3:53 AM 214
Blooms for 2015 in Hanover PA - Summer/Spring by Misawa77 Aug 7, 2015 7:05 PM 100
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 22, 2019 1:57 PM 16,242
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
Show us your Colors - Part 8 by Muddymitts Feb 24, 2015 8:54 AM 191
I just ordered........ by Paul2032 Feb 22, 2015 9:15 AM 99

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