Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Safari Sunrise') 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:01-36G
Classification:Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height:26 inches (66 cm)
Bloom Season:Mid
Flower Form:Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification:Gold
Flower Patterns:Blend
Bloom Color Description:Rose amber standards blended rose; apricot falls blending to marsh rose at edge, large arabian red to kazak spot
Beard Color:Flame
Style Arm Color:Golden tan
Awards:Honorable Mention: 2014

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 8b
Underground structures:Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds:Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods:Division
Parentage:94-10D, Ruby Slippers pod parent, X Safari Sunset


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by LestvOct 20, 2017 11:54 PM1,339
Bloom Season 2017 by shizenOct 21, 2017 10:51 AM3,276
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Did you get a box? by Misawa77Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM1,507
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032Oct 21, 2017 12:08 PM11,179
Show us your Colors - Part 8 by MuddymittsFeb 24, 2015 8:54 AM191
Mindless chatter by MuddymittsOct 21, 2017 11:10 AM13,396
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3Sep 14, 2017 12:46 PM303
How about pinks to reds? by tveguy3Jul 7, 2015 9:40 PM229
2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM104
new iris by arilbredOct 7, 2013 9:09 AM53
What Keppel irises did you add this year by tveguy3Oct 6, 2012 12:21 PM18
Keith Keppel Iris by Paul2032Sep 16, 2012 10:27 AM103
What did you order this year? by PollyKSep 22, 2011 9:56 AM250

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