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■(BB) 'Wisecrack'

2013, Keppel

'Wisecrack' ( Keith Keppel, R. 2012) Seedling #05-85A. BB, 27" (69 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards burnous (M&P 9-C-4) to orient pink (9-A-6); style arms jonquil (9-J-5); falls capucine buff (9-E-4/5) shoulder paling and blending with violet (43-C-8), plumbago grey (44-B-4) at edge; beards solid fire red (1-F-12), prominent. Seedling #01-61B, 'Brazilian Art' sibling X seedling #03-12C: ( 'Undercurrent' x 'Parisian Dawn'). Keppel 2013. Honorable Mention 2016.

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Awaiting original catalog description


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Wisecrack.jpgjpg Wisecrack.jpg manage 49 K 04 Jun 2013 - 19:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
wisecrack01.JPGJPG wisecrack01.JPG manage 97 K 11 Jul 2015 - 15:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by K. Brewitt at 2015 AIS Convention
wisecrack02.JPGJPG wisecrack02.JPG manage 82 K 11 Jul 2015 - 15:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by K. Brewitt at 2015 AIS Convention
wisecrack03.jpgjpg wisecrack03.jpg manage 70 K 14 Dec 2015 - 19:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
wisecrack04.jpgjpg wisecrack04.jpg manage 59 K 18 Dec 2015 - 04:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
wisecrack1.jpgjpg wisecrack1.jpg manage 80 K 26 Jul 2015 - 02:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
wisecrack2.JPGJPG wisecrack2.JPG manage 255 K 08 Apr 2016 - 18:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
wisecrack3.jpgjpg wisecrack3.jpg manage 29 K 01 Aug 2017 - 22:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
wisecrack4.JPGJPG wisecrack4.JPG manage 579 K 07 Dec 2017 - 16:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
wisecrack5.jpgjpg wisecrack5.jpg manage 126 K 29 Jun 2018 - 02:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
wisecrack7.jpgjpg wisecrack7.jpg manage 144 K 22 Jan 2023 - 14:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
wisecrack9.jpgjpg wisecrack9.jpg manage 549 K 18 Dec 2019 - 20:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r22 - 22 Jan 2023, TLaurin
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