Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Easter Candy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 04-62B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow standards; light lavender blue fall centers, paler on remainder, shoulders touched citron yellow
Beard Color: Chrome yellow, blue lavender at end
Style Arm Color: Light yellow, faint lavender midrib
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013
Award of Merit: 2015

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: Haut les Voiles X 00-257G: (Lydia Safan-Swiastyn x Sea Power)

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Location: Frannie's Iris Garden, Elk Grove, CADate: 2014-04-30
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Location: Mt Pleasant Iris Farm, Washougal, WADate: 2015-05-19AIS National Convention, Portland, OR -- Iris in Wonderland 2015
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-10
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Date: 2014-05-19
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Date: 2014-05-19
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 1, 2017
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: 2018-06-08
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Date: 2019-05-08
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Date: 2014-06-02
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Aug 7, 2020 10:12 PM 239
2020 Iris Virus Blooms by Lbsmitty Jul 20, 2020 11:56 AM 135
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Jul 31, 2020 7:49 PM 910
Your favorite iris that begin with "E" by bluegrassmom Jul 26, 2020 4:48 PM 30
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden Jun 2, 2020 12:12 AM 78
My very first iris garden bed... by evelyninthegarden Oct 25, 2018 7:25 PM 36
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
PNW Blooms by Rebekah Aug 9, 2019 10:18 PM 59
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
Iris-Sisters Sale by UndertheSun Oct 22, 2017 2:50 PM 59
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756

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