Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'La Scala') in the Irises Database

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Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: 01-98A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Pink
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Greyed pinkish lavender standards blending to violet orchid center; pale pink falls, center lighter and creamier, hafts flushed creamy peach
Beard Color: White, tipped flame
Style Arm Color: Creamy peach, midrib lavender
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010
Award of Merit: 2012

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: 96-28a: (92-69B: (88-99C: (Florida Orange x (Flashpoint x (((69-42D, sibling to Punkin pod parent, x 68-59A, pollen parent of Marmalade) x Orange Empire) x Orangerie))) x Island Dancer) x Crowned Heads) X Paris Fashion
Child plants: one child 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
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Utah Iris Season 2017 by Zencat Nov 1, 2017 10:24 AM 521
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Show Us your "Dark Top" irises by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2016 5:13 AM 87
Iris Forum Etiquette by SpringGreenThumb Aug 26, 2016 10:07 AM 64
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Tell Us About Your Outstanding tb's by janwax May 18, 2016 12:34 PM 48
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
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Iris puzzles- identifying some no ids... by gemini_sage Sep 12, 2015 6:54 AM 145
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507

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