Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Game Plan') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: 95-39A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Gold
Orange
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Topaz standards, deeper base; burnished gold falls shading to buff center
Beard Color: Tile red
Style Arm Color: Buff
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2004

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: 92-84A: (Night Game x 89-152A: (((Winemaster x Congratulations) x Faraway Places) x (Faraway Places x Heathen))) X 90-98A: (Jolt x 88-99A: (Florida Orange x (Flashpoint x 79-56E, pollen parent of Popularity)))
Child plants: 9 child plants

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Game Plan
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-29Photo taken in shade
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-06-05Full sun
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 15, 2015
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-29Photo taken in shade
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-06-05Full sun
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-06-12Full sun
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: 2018-06-03
By Lbsmitty
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-29Photo taken in shade
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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EUDate: 2017-05-29Beard shot in shade
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: May 31, 2017
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 15, 2015
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Can anyone identify the name of this ole fashioned heritage iris. by bumplbea Nov 26, 2018 4:36 PM 10
Active Iris Borers - Help Please! by greenappleagnes Nov 5, 2018 8:28 AM 62
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Some realizations about awards by LynNY Jun 30, 2018 5:38 PM 45
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
The best laid plans.... by lilpod13 Apr 18, 2018 11:38 AM 21
Weeds, what do you do about them? by evelyninthegarden Feb 21, 2018 7:09 AM 22

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