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■(IB) 'Persnickety'

2008, Keppel

'Persnickety' (Keith Keppel, R. 2008). Seedling #00-22E. IB, 26" (66 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards tannish apricot (M&P 12-K-7), faint pinkish flush (12-A-5) in lower center; style arms inca gold (11-J-7); falls lighter tannish-apricot (12-K-6), small amber white (11-BC-1) area at end of beard, raisin (55-J-8) brushed shoulders, haft webbing and fine speckling; beards mandarin orange (11-B-12), redder in throat, white base; plicata. Seedling #89-126B, sibling to 'Sneezy', X seedling #98-25G: ( 'Music' x 'Stormy Circle'). Keppel 2010. Honorable Mention 2012.

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From Keith Keppel Iris catalog, 2009: PERSNICKETY EML 26" (Sneezy sib X (Music x Stormy Circle).) Soft tannish apricot with faint pinkish standard cast; fall ground peppered and webbed raisin on upper half, small whitish spot at end omandarin orangebeards. High marks for foliage and floriferousness. #00-22E. $20.00; 3 for $50.00.


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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Persnickety.jpgjpg Persnickety.jpg manage 68 K 06 Jun 2010 - 19:37 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Jensen
Persnickety01.jpgjpg Persnickety01.jpg manage 32 K 23 Mar 2015 - 01:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
Persnickity.JPGJPG Persnickity.JPG manage 1 MB 01 Sep 2011 - 05:02 Main.rshadlow Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
persnckety9.JPGJPG persnckety9.JPG manage 60 K 08 Feb 2023 - 15:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
persnichety8.JPGJPG persnichety8.JPG manage 139 K 15 Jan 2024 - 20:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kenneth Fenn-Newbridge-Victoria-Australia
persnichety90.JPGJPG persnichety90.JPG manage 151 K 07 Nov 2023 - 22:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
persnickety01.JPGJPG persnickety01.JPG manage 321 K 08 Apr 2016 - 18:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
persnickety02.JPGJPG persnickety02.JPG manage 83 K 08 Apr 2016 - 18:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
persnickety1.jpegjpeg persnickety1.jpeg manage 106 K 23 Dec 2015 - 18:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
persnicktey2.jpgjpg persnicktey2.jpg manage 52 K 18 Jan 2017 - 14:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Stoney Creek Iris
Topic revision: r25 - 15 Jan 2024, TLaurin
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