Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: 01-49B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Silver/Grey
Violet
White
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Luminata
Bloom Color Description: Greyed red purple standards, 1/4" straw yellow edge; dark red purple falls, darker and brighter than raisin purple, narrow oyster white edge, inner haft lemon, white around beards
Beard Color: Chrome yellow, white and lemon at end
Style Arm Color: Reed yellow, midrib flushed red purple
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010
Award of Merit: 2012
John C. Wister Medal: 2014
Dykes Memorial Medal: 2017

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: 99-61A: (96-11D: (92-49B: (Tall Ships x 88-5A: (85-12B: (76-120B: (72-30C: (68-39D x Apricot Blaze) x 74-37C: (70-53E: (68-39D: (66-35C: ((Irma Melrose x Tea Apron) x ((Full Circle x Rococo) x Tea Apron)) x April Melody) x (66-35B x April Melody)) x Osage Buff)) x 80-77A: (77-101A: (74-34D: (71-43J: (68-17B: (Montage x April Melody) x April Melody) x Osage Buff) x 74-37B: (70-53E: (68-39D: (66-35C: (63-48A: (Irma Melrose x Tea Apron) x 64-45G: (61-48D: (Full Circle x Rococo) x Tea Apron)) x April Melody) x 68-40B: (66-35B x April Melody)) x Osage Buff)) x 77-109A: (74-48G: (70-51B: (April Melody x 68-40B) x 71-40A: (Roundup x 69-30D: (66-56F: (Amigo's Guitar x (Rippling Waters x Gypsy Lullaby)) x Barcelona))) x 74-37B))) x 84-46A: (76-120B x Autograph))) x 91-153A: (Spirit World x Answered Prayers)) x New Leaf) X High Master
Child plants: 42 child plants

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Location: Schreiners 
Date: 2021-05-04
Location: My garden
Date: 2020-04-28
Late afternoon sun making the petals edges glow
Uploaded by Lestv
Location: McPherson KS
Date: 2023-05-16
Location: Menton, France
Date: 2017-04-22
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij Kraj
Date: 2018-05-19

Date: 2017-05-27
Location: Menton, France
Date: 2018-04-27
Location: Fire Island, New York
Date: May 2010
Location: Schreiner’s
Date: 2018-05-12
Location: My garden,  Zaporizhzhya region Zone: 6a 
Date: 2023-05-20
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2023-06-01

Date: 2017-05-27
Location: God's Garden - Atwater CA
Date: Spring 2014
Location: Long Island, NY
Date: 2024-05-29
Location: -Tasmania 2014
Location: Cawston, BC
Date: 2022-10-29
From Hillside Irises

Date: 2013-05-19
Uploaded by tveguy3
Location: My garden, Watkins Glen, NY
Date: May 2022
In the light of the rising sun
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2013-05-19
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2014-05-12
Location: Elk Grove, CA
Date: 4/11/17
Uploaded by 4susiesjoy
Location: Philo, California
Date: 2020-04-20
11 a.m. April23.2020
Location: Menton, France
Date: 2017-04-23
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij Kraj
Date: 2017-05-14
Location: My garden ~ Michigan
Location: My garden
Location: Home garden
Date: 2018-05-23
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Date: 2023-04-19
TB Iris Montmartre
Location: Home garden
Date: 2018-05-15
Location: Home
Date: 2021-05-03
Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon 
Date: 2015-05-05
Location: Philo, California
Date: 2021-04-30
Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TX
Date: 2017-04-14
Location: My garden, Watkins Glen, NY
Date: May 2022
Uploaded by tveguy3
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2012-04-12
Location: Indiana
Date: May 2013
Tall bearded iris
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2022-04-22
Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)
Uploaded by tveguy3
Uploaded by Boxergirl
Location: Home

Date: 2019-10-29
Uploaded by Lestv
Uploaded by Betja

Montmartre
Location: Lincoln NE zone 5
Date: 2019-05-19
Location: Lincoln NE zone 5
Date: 2019-05-19
Location: Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Salen, Oregon
Date: 2015-05-18
AIS National Convention, Portland, OR--Iris in Wonderland 2015
Location: Iris garden - full sun
Date: 2016-0530
Location: Iris garden - full sun
Date: 2016-0531
Iris Secret Rite in background.
Location: Australia
Date: 2020-10-18
Location: Catheys Valley CA
Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7A
Date: 5/15/15
The Beauty of Montmartre
Location: Bytom/Poland/
Date: 2014-05-19
Location: Michigan-my garden
Date: June 2015
Location: Lilburn, Ga
Date: 2020-04-26
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2012-04-18
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2013-05-19
Location: Mid-America Gardens, Salem, Oregon
Date: 2016-05-05
Uploaded by MaryDurtschi
Location: Chino Valley Arizona
Date: 2021-05-06
Uploaded by tveguy3
Location: Superstitions Garden In California
Date: 2012-04-29
Location: s
Date: 2012-04-29
Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TX
Date: 2017-04-14
Location: My garden
Date: 2020-04-29
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2013-05-18
Location: Willamette Valley Oregon
Date: 2014-05-24
Uploaded by Betja

Montmartre
Location: Warfordsburg, PA
Date: 2012-06-01
Location: Austin, Texas
Date: 04/08/2018
Location: Austin, Texas
Date: 2018-04-07
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