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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: 00-68C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Peach
Pink
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Luminata
Bloom Color Description: Cream standards flushed pinkish orchid in center; dark red violet falls, white area beside beards, apricot yellow margins
Beard Color: Orange
Style Arm Color: Cream
Foliage: Purple Based
Purple Stems or Bracts
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011

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: 91-153A: (Spirit World x Answered Prayers) X Ghio 94-170R, Stage Lights sibling
Child plants: 9 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2021 intro candidates by TBManOR Jan 6, 2021 11:18 PM 9
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Oct 30, 2020 9:17 PM 962
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
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
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Iris Guessing Game 3 by UndertheSun Feb 17, 2017 10:43 PM 111
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Nov 29, 2020 12:20 AM 1,518
Top 10 most wanted list for next year by UndertheSun Oct 29, 2017 3:27 AM 288
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Jen's Bluegrass Blooms 2016 by Boxergirl Jun 10, 2016 8:31 AM 212
kudos to the ones with a large Number of verieties by creativeclover Apr 11, 2016 8:58 PM 33

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