Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Midnight Passion') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: 99-120C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Smoked red purple standards; red black falls
Beard Color: Tomato red
Style Arm Color: Mello mauve to crushed violet
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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 96-54A: (92-83T: (Night Game x 88-140A: (82-65A: (Tomorrow's Child x Gatty K41-1: (Show Biz x Villain)) x Gallant Rogue)) x 92-83G) X Fiery Temper

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
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
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
Link the names game by coboro Feb 7, 2016 7:25 PM 45
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Show our Schreiners! Haves and wants. by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2017 12:54 PM 160
What Sutton irises do you have and want? by tveguy3 Feb 2, 2015 8:07 AM 91
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Sep 14, 2017 12:46 PM 303
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
r.i.p. by Muddymitts Mar 30, 2014 8:20 PM 39
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
What did you order this year? by Paul2032 Aug 1, 2013 2:05 PM 66
Midnight Passion by tveguy3 May 12, 2013 6:28 PM 11

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