Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Gypsy Lord') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: 99-43T
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Violet
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: Blue white standards; blue violet falls with marbled wash and wire rim on paler blue
Beard Color: Paprika
Style Arm Color: Blue white, lavender tip
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008
Award of Merit: 2010
John C. Wister Medal: 2012
Dykes Memorial Medal: 2015
Franklin Cook Memorial Cup: 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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Last Laugh X 95-52C: (Braggadocio x Romantic Evening)
Child plants: 87 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Top Ten picks! by bluegrassmom May 5, 2017 5:48 PM 31
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Sep 19, 2017 8:52 AM 958
California Bloom Season 2017 by AndreaD Jul 11, 2017 2:15 PM 97
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Zone 7 bloom by arilbred May 15, 2017 3:13 PM 89
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Jan 9, 2018 10:41 AM 1,396
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Jan 5, 2018 2:22 AM 3,765
Arubas pictures of the 2017 Keppel's Iris Intros. by Paul2032 Aug 2, 2017 4:49 PM 24
Seedling 2016 by tveguy3 Jan 1, 2017 1:42 PM 148
First bloom stalk (Clarence) by Tienito Oct 8, 2016 2:09 PM 74
Superstition 2017 Introductions!!!!!!! by Misawa77 Aug 19, 2016 7:31 AM 110
Your best performing irises for 2016 are?? by bluegrassmom Aug 25, 2016 2:04 AM 55
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Tell Us About Your Outstanding tb's by janwax May 18, 2016 12:34 PM 48
Jen's Bluegrass Blooms 2016 by Boxergirl Jun 10, 2016 8:31 AM 212
More plants from France - Cayeux Irises by Misawa77 Apr 10, 2016 7:27 AM 85
Fleurs de Mar by Muddymitts Jun 11, 2016 8:15 PM 452
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132

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