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■(IB) 'Clique'

1968, Keppel

'Clique' (Keith Keppel, R. 1968). Seedling 64-15G. IB, 18" (46 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-W2V, white ground plicata with narrow stitched edging of violet(M&P 42-H10); white beard tipped yellow. Seedling #61-48B ('Full Circle' x 'Rococo') X Goett seedling #4D-l ('Knotty Pine' x 'Pat's Pal'). Keppel 1969. Honorable Mention 1970.

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From AIS Bulletin #193 April 1969 Introducing CLIQUE. Intermediate, 18". (FULL CIRCLE x ROCOCO) X (Goett 4D-1: KNOTTY PINE x PAT'S PAL). The dictionary defines 'clique'as a small select circle. The iris is a dainty white-ground plicata with its circles made of narrow violet-stitched borders. White beard, violet styles, faint greenish-cream veining. Very floriferous. $7.50. Keith Keppel.


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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