Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Braggadocio') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1997
Seedling Number: 91-244E
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Wine
Bloom Color Description: Honey beige standards; falls blended dahlia purple to port wine
Beard Color: Burnt orange
Style Arm Color: Golden beige, center flushed lavender
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1999
Award of Merit: 2001

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 88-144A: (Gallant Rogue x (Ever After x Impressionist)) X 88-140A: ((Tomorrow's Child x Gatty K41-1: (Show Biz x Villain)) x Gallant Rogue)
Child plants: 55 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Trade iris by arilbred Apr 20, 2018 6:40 AM 3
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Mar 21, 2019 11:48 PM 1,108
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
Goners part 2 by Misawa77 Nov 20, 2015 4:26 PM 405
My Very First Iris Blooms by Hemlady Jun 10, 2015 6:26 AM 82
Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112
2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
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