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Iris Happenstance TB

From the Enid Iris Society Sale July 2015 $4

(TB) ‘Happenstance’
2000, Keppel
‘Happenstance’ (Keith Keppel, R. 2000). Seedling 93-139C. TB, height 37" (94 cm), Mid bloom season. Ruffled, lightly laced opera pink (M&P 1-B-8), falls with paler (1-A-8) center, baby pink (1-C-8) shoulders; style arms creamy peach (9-AB-5); beards coral (2-I-10) to brigand (2-J-11). Gatty X6-1: (‘Femme Fatale’ x T-1-2: ((‘Nefertiti’ x ‘Playgirl’) x ‘Presence’)) X ‘Social Event’. Keppel 2000. Honorable Mention 2002; Walther Cup 2002; Award of Merit 2004; Wister Medal 2006.

This planting is in the Back Yard garden .


Latest Milestone Moved

Quantity: 1

Plant Iris Iris 1112
Variety Happenstance 2


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 1.19 inches (3.05 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.99 inches (2.55 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Happenstance normally grows to a max height of 2.27 feet (that's 70.0 cm metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has full sun light, which is a great match for Iris 'Happenstance'.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Iris 'Happenstance'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 9.

A soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.8 is ideal for Iris 'Happenstance' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.

More information about Iris Happenstance TB is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Iris Happenstance TB Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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