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■(IB) 'Peppered Leopard'

2009, Kasperek

'Peppered Leopard' ( Brad Kasperek, R. 2009). Seedling #1DB-493A. IB, 20" (51 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms golden-yellow tan (RHS 14D), streaked muted red-purple (78B); falls deeper golden-yellow tan (14C), darker red-purple (78A) streaking and splashing; beards lemon yellow; lightly ruffled, broken color; slight fragrance. Seedling #97AB-44K: (seedling #95AB-140-17 x Craig seedling #AH25C8) X seedling #98AB-145A: (seedling #95AB-140-17: ( 'Tiger Honey' x Craig seedling #APHC1 44: (seedling #56Y28: (seedling #9V1, sibling to 'Quinalt' pod parent, x seedling #3V1, 'Garden Garnet' pollen parent) x seedling #39X25, 'Bouquet Magic' sibling)) x seedling #94B-20A: ( 'Gnus Flash' x 'Tanzanian Tangerine')). Zebra 2008.

See below:

pepperedleopard01.jpgPEPPEREDLEOPARD01.jpgpepperedleopard1.jpgpepperedleopard2.JPGPepperedLeopard3.jpgPepperedLeopard a.jpgPepperedLeopard abh.jpgPepperedLeopard b.jpgPepperedLeopard c.jpg


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
PEPPEREDLEOPARD01.jpgjpg PEPPEREDLEOPARD01.jpg manage 362 K 12 Dec 2016 - 19:33 UnknownUser Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
PepperedLeopard3.jpgjpg PepperedLeopard3.jpg manage 42 K 26 Nov 2013 - 22:56 UnknownUser Photo by South Jersey Iris
PepperedLeopard_a.jpgjpg PepperedLeopard_a.jpg manage 99 K 03 Nov 2016 - 18:33 Main.Katja  
PepperedLeopard_abh.jpgjpg PepperedLeopard_abh.jpg manage 25 K 13 Dec 2016 - 13:27 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
PepperedLeopard_b.jpgjpg PepperedLeopard_b.jpg manage 96 K 03 Nov 2016 - 18:33 Main.Katja  
PepperedLeopard_c.jpgjpg PepperedLeopard_c.jpg manage 106 K 03 Nov 2016 - 18:33 Main.Katja  
pepperedleopard01.jpgjpg pepperedleopard01.jpg manage 68 K 05 Sep 2014 - 03:03 UnknownUser Photo by Jeanette Graham
pepperedleopard1.jpgjpg pepperedleopard1.jpg manage 25 K 06 Mar 2013 - 17:02 UnknownUser Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Iris Garden
pepperedleopard2.JPGJPG pepperedleopard2.JPG manage 54 K 25 Apr 2013 - 16:05 UnknownUser Photo by Zebra Gardens
Topic revision: r15 - 22 Nov 2022, TLaurin
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