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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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  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Consistently large, beautiful formed/ shaped blooms on tall show
Photo by ARUBA1334

Date: 2017-05-26
Location: San Rafael, CA
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Date: 2020-06-04
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Location: My garden, Ukraine, Zaporizhzhya region Zone: 6a 
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Date: 2016-05-10
Location: My garden, Zaporizhzhya region Zone: 6a 
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Location: My garden, Zaporizhzhya region Zone: 6a 
Date: 2022-05-31
Photo by Dachsylady86
Photo by Neela
Photo by Neela
Location: San Rafael, CA
Date: 2020-05-05
Huge bloom size, and a perfect complement next to Captain Thunder
Location: San Rafael, CA
Date: 2020-05-04
Very large and striking blooms.
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2022-06-07

Date: 2017-05-26
Location: Russia, Rostov Region. Natalia Ternovaya 's Garden
Location: San Rafael, CA
Date: 2020-05-06
Location: My Garden in Janesville, WI
Date: 2022-06-11
Location: Russia, Rostov Region. Natalia Ternovaya 's Garden 
Date: 2023-05-26
Location: Russia, Rostov Region. Natalia Ternovaya 's Garden
Location: Russia, Rostov Region. Natalia Ternovaya 's Garden 
Date: 2023-05-26

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