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Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: 99-92A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Dark Top
Bloom Color Description: Pale grey green standards, brighter chartreuse yellow edge shading, greyed violet center; chartreuse yellow falls shaded citron yellow and pyrethrum yellow
Beard Color: Golden glow to deep chrome yellow
Style Arm Color: Chartreuse yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007
Award of Merit: 2010

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 96-28A: (92-69B: (88-99C: (Florida Orange x (Flashpoint x ((((69-42A: (63-112A: ((Frances Kent x Mary Randall) x 60-183Q) x 65-49A: (Denver Mint x 60-183Q)) x 68-59A: (Radiant Light x (((Golden Gleam x Hallmark) x (Gail x Techny Chimes)) x ((Gail x Techny Chimes) x Golden Gene)))) x Orange Empire) x Orangerie))) x Island Dancer) x Crowned Heads) X 96-20Q: (Suspicion x 93-81e: (93-81D: (Spring Shower x 89-38A: (((Vivien x Battle Fury) x (Skyblaze x (78-52C: (Firewater x (((Jones 743 x (Marquesan Skies x Babbling Brook)) x ((Morning Breeze x Babbling Brook) x Jones 730-1)) x Intuition)) x Vivien))) x Twilight Blaze)))
Child plants: 20 child plants

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  • Tall Bearded Iris
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Location: My garden
Date: Spring 2019
Location: My garden, Sweden
Date: June 2017
Uploaded by Ladylovingdove
Location: my yard
Location: Lewiston, Idaho
Date: 5-14-2015
Location: Schreiners Gardens
Date: 2011-05-31
Location: NW Row 1-2
Date: 4-4-16
Color is beautiful here.
Location: Zone 7 East Tn
Date: 2016-04-30
Location: Home
Uploaded by Paul2032
Location: Radford Virginia
Date: 2021-05-22
Location: Pleasant Grove, Utah
Date: 2011-06-05
Location: Lewiston, Idaho
Date: 5-14-2015

Date: 2012-05-18
Location: Iris garden - full sun
Date: 2016-0529
Location: Cisco, Tx 
Date: 2020-04-20
Location: Radford Virginia
Date: 2021-05-22
Location: Lincoln NE zone 5
Date: 2015-05-17
Location: Middle of Kansas
Date: 2021-05-22
Four of a kind beats two pairs
Uploaded by FAIRYROSE
Location: NW Row 1-2
Date: 4-4-15
Nice contrast of color
Location: Iris garden - full sun
Date: 2016-0529
Beautiful first (and subsequent) bloom.
Location: South Carolina
Date: 2018-04-21
Location: in my garden
Date: 2014-04-19
Uploaded by FAIRYROSE
Location: in my garden
Date: 2017-05-07
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CA
Date: 2013-04-24
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CA
Date: 2013-04-23
Location: "Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
Poilly-Lez-Gien France
Location: Schreiners Gardens
Date: 2012-06-04

Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
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Uploaded by Betja
Uploaded by Betja
Uploaded by Betja
Uploaded by Betja
Uploaded by Betja
Location: Pleasant Grove, Utah
Date: 2011-06-05
Location: Napa Iris Gardens
Date: 2012-05-18

Date: 2012-04-26
Location: Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Date: 2015-05-21
Location: Tom Bruce's Carolina Daylilies
Date: 2018-04-21
Location: Tom Bruce's Carolina Daylilies
Date: 2018-04-21
Uploaded by Betja
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CA
Date: 2013-04-24
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CA
Date: 2013-04-24

Date: 2012-04-26

Date: 2012-04-26
Location: Tom Bruce's Carolina Daylilies
Date: 2018-04-21
Location: Tom Bruce's Carolina Daylilies
Date: 2018-04-21
Location: NW Row 1-2
Date: 4-4-15
This one is in my top 5, it loves the desert heat and the colors
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