(TB) 'Florentine Silk'

2005, Keppel

'Florentine Silk' (Keith Keppel, R. 2004). Seedling 99-116A. TB, height 40" (102 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards peach (M&P 9-A-4), slight orchid (41-E-5) basal infusion; style arms peach, orchid midrib; Falls medium violet (41-J-9), narrow pinkish buff (42-D-3) edge; beards light blue at end, base lavender white, carrot red (10-C-10) in throat. Seedling 96-45E, 'Crystal Gazer' sibling X 'Poem Of Ecstasy'. Keppel 2005. Honorable Mention 2007; Franklin Cook Cup 2007; Award of Merit 2009; Wister Medal 2011, American Dykes Medal 2012.

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-- Main.RPries - 2009-10-13
  • 'Florentine Silk recieved the 7th Honorable Mention in the 52nd International Italian Iris Society Competition in Florence, Italy. -- Main.RPries - 13 Oct 2009
  • In 2008, it rebloomed on October 6th, in The Netherlands - zone 7 -- LoicT - 03 Dec 2009
  • Florentine Silk - iris is quite new in Poland, which I hope I can win next season rainbow. -- RobertPiatek - 27 Dec 2010
  • TB Florentine Silk was blooming at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, approximately June 2-13, in 2017. I did not notice any Purple Based Foliage at the base of the leaves, but there is purple coloring on the spathes. -- HollyJohnson2017-04-01 - 24 Aug 2017
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20170603_125457 TB Florentine Silk (2RS).jpgjpg 20170603_125457 TB Florentine Silk (2RS).jpg manage 137 K 07 Oct 2017 - 15:29 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 View of top of style arms. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Iris Society of Minnesota annual show, June 3, 2017.
20170605_123132TB Florentine Silk (3).jpgjpg 20170605_123132TB Florentine Silk (3).jpg manage 167 K 24 Aug 2017 - 03:24 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 A bud of Florentine Silk that still shows some of the purple coloring on the spathe. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b on 6/05/2017
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