Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Montmartre') 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: 01-49B
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
Parentage: 99-61A: (96-11D, Moonlit Water sibling, x New Leaf) X High Master
Child plants: 17 child plants

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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: Spring 2014
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Location: IndianaDate: May 2013Tall bearded iris
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-14
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Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon Date: 2015-05-05
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Location: Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Salen, OregonDate: 2015-05-18AIS National Convention, Portland, OR--Iris in Wonderland 2015
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Location: IN MY GARDEN (920 m in the northern alps)
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Location: Bytom/Poland/Date: 2014-05-19
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2017-04-14
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2019-05-19
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2019-05-19
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 2015
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Location: Iris garden - full sunDate: 2016-0530
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Location: Superstitions Garden In CaliforniaDate: 2012-04-29
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Location: Warfordsburg, PADate: 2012-06-01
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-24
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Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7ADate: 5/15/15The Beauty of Montmartre
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