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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: Q20-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Flared
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Violet
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Amber yellow standards, slight violet flush at midrib; violet falls, 1/4" blended beige-grey edge, olive yellow hafts
Beard Color: White base, tipped mustard yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 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: Keppel 00-257K: (Lydia Safan-Swiastyn x Sea Power) X Keppel 02-204A: (99-117B: ((Lotus Land x Fogbound) x Poem of Ecstasy) x Dance Recital)
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Date: 2019-05-25
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-12
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Date: 2019-05-26
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Date: 2020-05-31
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2020-04-17
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2020-04-17
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-05
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Date: 2014-05-19
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Location: Catheys Valley CAPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2020-04-17
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2020-04-17
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Date: 2014-05-21
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
wow! by Calif_Sue Jun 16, 2018 8:45 PM 2
West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Irises that take their time to bloom. by tveguy3 Dec 21, 2017 5:48 PM 94
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Celebrating Tempo Two Irises! by IrisLilli Dec 19, 2016 2:44 PM 72
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
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
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
What we got from Iris Sisters. by yadah_tyger Nov 23, 2015 2:00 PM 57

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