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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2016
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: 08-79D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Violet
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: Clear medium light blue standards; westminster violet falls, paler 1/8" abbey violet edge, white area veined violet blue on hafts surrounding beards
Beard Color: Light blue, tipped shrimp orange in throat
Style Arm Color: Clear medium light blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2019

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: Arrivederci X Haunted Heart

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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2020-06-04
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2020-05-05
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2020-05-05Huge bloom size, and a perfect complement next to Captain Thunder
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2020-05-04Very large and striking blooms.
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Date: 2017-05-26
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2020-05-06
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2021 Iris Season by Australis Jun 22, 2021 4:10 AM 1,416
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
What top 15 irises would you choose right now? by UndertheSun Sep 13, 2020 4:05 PM 34
My eyes have beheld perfection ....... (at least to me) by TBManOR May 25, 2020 8:41 PM 5
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Apr 25, 2021 5:09 PM 1,002
Photos from Presby 2019 by BrightonPark Apr 11, 2020 8:11 PM 11
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
Maryland by DaisyDo Feb 16, 2020 1:17 PM 3
Iris Database by evelyninthegarden Oct 17, 2019 9:19 PM 8
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Choose 10 by DaisyDo Mar 10, 2021 1:04 AM 90
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Jun 20, 2021 11:07 PM 3,059
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
My first red seedling by TBMan Mar 16, 2018 9:08 PM 68
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818

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