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■(IB) 'Spooky'

2008, Keppel

'Spooky' (Keith Keppel, R. 2007). Seedling 00-30A. IB, 22" (56 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards greyed lilac (M&P 45-H-7) shading to chamois (11-I-5) edge; style arms aureolin (10-L-2), midrib lavender, crests chamois; falls cyclamen purple (47-L-9), golden apricot (9-I-6) heart and wire edge; beards solid navaho orange (10-C-12) darkening to mikado orange (2-B-12) in throat. 'Delirium' X seedling 91-153A: ('Spirit World' x 'Answered Prayers'). Keppel 2008.

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From AIS Bulletin #348 January 2008 Introducing SPOOKY (IB) M 22" (Delirium X (Spirit World x Answered Prayers)). Red mauve to red violet luminata, golden apricot haft and rim. #00-30A. $20.00. 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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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spooky01.jpegjpeg spooky01.jpeg manage 67 K 25 Nov 2015 - 20:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Svetlana Yakovchuk-Ukraine
spooky02.jpegjpeg spooky02.jpeg manage 78 K 25 Nov 2015 - 20:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Svetlana Yakovchuk-Ukraine
spooky03.jpgjpg spooky03.jpg manage 141 K 06 Jul 2018 - 02:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
spooky04.jpgjpg spooky04.jpg manage 166 K 01 Jun 2020 - 01:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
spooky05.jpgjpg spooky05.jpg manage 175 K 01 Jun 2020 - 01:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
spooky050.JPGJPG spooky050.JPG manage 214 K 17 Jun 2023 - 02:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
spooky1.jpgjpg spooky1.jpg manage 33 K 15 Feb 2013 - 03:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
spooky2.JPGJPG spooky2.JPG manage 65 K 20 Aug 2013 - 22:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
spooky3.jpgjpg spooky3.jpg manage 41 K 08 Oct 2013 - 23:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
spooky8.JPGJPG spooky8.JPG manage 130 K 16 Jan 2024 - 02:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kenneth Fenn-Newbridge-Victoria-Australia
spooky80.JPGJPG spooky80.JPG manage 221 K 16 Jan 2024 - 02:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kenneth Fenn-Newbridge-Victoria-Australia
spooky9.JPGJPG spooky9.JPG manage 306 K 09 Nov 2020 - 02:34 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 2008 Keith Keppel Iris catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r22 - 16 Jan 2024, TLaurin
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