Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Bollywood') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: 00-257F
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow standards, base slightly darker; foxglove falls shading to buff and lavender blended edge and sulphine yellow shoulders
Beard Color: White, tipped deep chrome, lavender at end
Style Arm Color: Light yellow, pale lavender lip
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2009
Award of Merit: 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: Lydia Safan-Swiastyn X Sea Power
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7ADate: 5/24/15Iris Bollywood
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Location: Central NJDate: Spring 2014Iris Bollywood
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Location: Keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-02
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Location: CaliforniaDate: 2014-05-15Bollywood, newly opened, taken at 8 a.m.
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2015-05-31
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By TBMan
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Bollywood
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Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-12
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Jan 4, 2015 8:18 PM

Sibling of Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Silk Road')

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
2020 Iris Virus Blooms by Lbsmitty Jul 20, 2020 11:56 AM 135
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
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
Cory's 2016 Wish list by irisfirefighter Jan 3, 2016 4:34 PM 25
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
My Very First Iris Blooms by Hemlady Jun 10, 2015 6:26 AM 82
Blooming in Kentucky - 2015 by Muddymitts May 29, 2016 3:59 AM 367
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 11 by Muddymitts Feb 28, 2015 7:40 AM 162
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
Some of your favorite Purple or Violet irises by tveguy3 May 3, 2014 4:51 PM 365
Hanover Blooms by Misawa77 Aug 3, 2013 5:30 PM 194

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