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Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 02-86B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Red
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Rubient standards; cream white falls with 1/4" rubient band, hafts darker, java brown suffusion
Beard Color: Orange, layered marigold orange/violet/white at end
Style Arm Color: Laurel oak
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012
Award of Merit: 2014

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: 99-178B: (Palace Gossip x Spice Lord) X I've Got Rhythm
Child plants: 18 child plants

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Date: 2018-05-12
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-04-14
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Date: 2017-05-30
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-04-14
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-10
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-03
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-06-01
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 2016
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Location: southeast OhioDate: 2016-05-06
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Location: Zone 7BDate: 2019-04-29
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Date: 2017-05-31
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Date: 2019-05-04
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Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon Date: 2015-04-22
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Location: My garden, Watkins Glen, NYDate: June 2019
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-18
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-06-01
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-11
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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2020-04-19
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Miniature tall bearded iris by KatyLLL Feb 25, 2021 7:50 AM 5
2021 intro candidates by TBManOR Jan 6, 2021 11:18 PM 9
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
Why are variegated bearded iris blooms purple? Are they any other colors? by SonoveShakespeare Jan 9, 2021 3:05 PM 25
Suggestions on TB irises that make huge clumps fast with plenty of flowers. by SonoveShakespeare Nov 6, 2020 11:10 AM 43
Tough iris for humid areas by cwwilson3 Sep 8, 2020 8:50 PM 3
Mid America sale by cwwilson3 Nov 25, 2020 11:59 PM 63
my first seedlings by Serjio Sep 10, 2020 10:28 PM 142
Iris parentage by Rebekah Jul 20, 2020 2:50 PM 18
I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Dec 31, 2020 2:21 AM 330
Planting Irises: Mix or Clump Colors? by stardating Jun 25, 2020 8:15 PM 19
2020 Iris Virus Blooms by Lbsmitty Jul 20, 2020 11:56 AM 135
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Oct 30, 2020 9:17 PM 962
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Jul 10, 2020 11:08 AM 390
Emergence - II by TBManOR Apr 29, 2020 9:28 AM 33
Why bearded iris? by frankrichards16 Mar 24, 2020 6:24 PM 31
Your favorite iris that begin with "C" by bluegrassmom Mar 23, 2020 10:19 PM 78
Your favorite irises that begin with "A" by bluegrassmom Mar 23, 2020 10:20 PM 61
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290

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