Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2001
Seedling Number: 95-97H
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: Warm white standards, gold rim; warm white falls, hafts brushed lemon yellow and goldenrod, remainder shaded pale yellow, irregular fine dotting and/or violet veining at distal end
Beard Color: Flame
Style Arm Color: Warm white, gold rim
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Cinnamon Sun X Ghio 88-180P: (Notorious x ((Success Story x (Fancy Tales x Alpine Castle)) x ((Persian Smoke x Entourage) x ((Strawberry Sundae x (Artiste x Tupelo Honey)) x (Marmalade Skies x (Sun King x (Gold Trimmings x Solano)))))))
Child plants: 32 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

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Date: 2006-04-15
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Location: Warfordsburg, PA
Date: 2013-09-15
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Date: 2014-04-26

Date: 2006-05-02
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Location: Iowa
Date: 2013-05-30
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Date: 2011-04-04
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Date: 2014-04-26
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