■(BB) 'Low Spirits'
( Keith Keppel
, R. 1993). Seedling #87-60A. BB, 26" (66 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards reddish violet (M&P 43-F-6) with salmon buff (10-B-3) edge; falls velvety prunella purple (44-K-11), paler veining, narrow white jade (10-A-2) side border, golden orange (9-J-7) hafts, warm white area around beard; beards capucine buff (9-E-5) merging to reddish orange (1-A-2) in throat. Seedling #84-22C: ((((Seedling #68-39F: (seedling #66-35C: (( 'Irma Melrose'
x 'Tea Apron'
) x (( 'Full Circle'
) x 'Tea Apron'
)) x 'April Melody'
) x seedling #68-39D) x seedling #74-52A: (( 'Joy Ride'
) x ( 'April Melody'
x (seedling #66-35B x 'April Melody'
)))) x ( 'Mistress'
x seedling #75-98B, 'Peccadillo'
sibling)) x ( 'Goddess'
x (seedling #74-35C, 'Mistress'
sibling x seedling #74-52A))) X seedling #82-45A: (seedling #77-111Q, 'Gigolo'
sibling x seedling #78-70A, 'Rosy Cloud'
sibling). Keppel 1994.
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| From AIS Bulletin #292 January 1994 Introducing LOW SPIRITS (Keppel) BB EM 26" (((((68-39F x 68-390) x 74-52A: ((Joy Ride x Roundup) x (April Melody x (66-35B x April Melody)))) x (Mistress x Peccadillo sib)) x (Goddess x (Mistress sib x 74-52A))) X (Gigolo sib x Rosy Cloud sib)). A shorter, paler Spirit World variation. Pale salmon-buff standards suffused soft rosy purple. Prunella purple falls with slightly paler veining and narrow buff edge on sides. Pale creamy orange to tangerine beards, flower heart warm white to soft orange. #87-60A. $20.00. Keith Keppel.
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