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■(TB) 'Bamboo Shadows'

2005, Keppel

'Bamboo Shadows' (Keith Keppel, R. 2005). Seedling# 99-191C. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards absinthe yellow (M&P 12-J-2); style arms chartreuse yellow (11-HI-1); falls absinthe yellow to pyrethrum yellow (11-L-2) at edge, pale hazy violet (44-D-6) blending below beard, hafts antique gold (12-L-8) shaded chestnut (7-E-10); beards smoky cadmium yellow. 'Thundermaker' X Blyth seedling# F189-6, 'Thundermaker' sibling. Keppel 2006. Honorable Mention 2008; Award of Merit 2010.

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From AIS Bulletin #341 April 2006 Introducing BAMBOO SHADOWS M 38" (Thundermaker X sib). Ruffled bamboo tan to buff, lavender fall shadows. #99·191 C. $45.00. 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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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BAMBOOSHADOWS02.jpgjpg BAMBOOSHADOWS02.jpg manage 62 K 19 Apr 2014 - 15:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
BAMBOO_SHADOWS_(Keppel_2006)_(2).JPGJPG BAMBOO_SHADOWS_(Keppel_2006)_(2).JPG manage 755 K 11 Aug 2016 - 18:34 PerryDyer  
BambooShadows02.jpgjpg BambooShadows02.jpg manage 69 K 09 Oct 2014 - 03:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
BambooShadows02bh.jpgjpg BambooShadows02bh.jpg manage 59 K 07 Jan 2018 - 17:50 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Napa Iris
BambooShadows05.jpgjpg BambooShadows05.jpg manage 733 K 24 Dec 2015 - 03:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
BambooShadows7.jpgjpg BambooShadows7.jpg manage 42 K 27 Nov 2013 - 20:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
BambooShadowsSPI.jpgjpg BambooShadowsSPI.jpg manage 47 K 24 Apr 2010 - 15:29 Main.mshadow Picture by Dee Stewart, Snowpeak Iris
BambooShadowsdbff13.jpgjpg BambooShadowsdbff13.jpg manage 61 K 21 Feb 2011 - 17:42 Main.mshadow Bamboo Shadows by Marilyn Campbell
Bamboo_Shadlows_comp.JPGJPG Bamboo_Shadlows_comp.JPG manage 16 K 02 Mar 2010 - 00:56 Main.rshadlow  
DSCN1952.JPGJPG DSCN1952.JPG manage 67 K 10 Apr 2010 - 01:26 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
bambooshadows01.JPGJPG bambooshadows01.JPG manage 47 K 25 Aug 2014 - 19:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
bambooshadows02.jpgjpg bambooshadows02.jpg manage 64 K 01 Nov 2014 - 21:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
bambooshadows03.jpgjpg bambooshadows03.jpg manage 76 K 08 May 2014 - 02:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
bambooshadows04.jpgjpg bambooshadows04.jpg manage 141 K 21 Mar 2016 - 19:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
bambooshadows05.jpgjpg bambooshadows05.jpg manage 246 K 21 Mar 2016 - 19:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
bambooshadows06.jpgjpg bambooshadows06.jpg manage 187 K 21 Mar 2016 - 19:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
bambooshadows08.JPGJPG bambooshadows08.JPG manage 220 K 23 Nov 2020 - 14:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
bambooshadows09.jpgjpg bambooshadows09.jpg manage 151 K 30 Jun 2020 - 19:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
bambooshadows2.jpgjpg bambooshadows2.jpg manage 124 K 07 Feb 2017 - 15:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
bambooshadows3.jpgjpg bambooshadows3.jpg manage 339 K 01 Oct 2016 - 20:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
bambooshadows5.jpgjpg bambooshadows5.jpg manage 119 K 29 Jan 2023 - 22:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
bambooshadows50.JPGJPG bambooshadows50.JPG manage 132 K 25 Aug 2023 - 02:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
bambooshadows51.JPGJPG bambooshadows51.JPG manage 132 K 29 Nov 2023 - 15:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
bambooshadows6.jpgjpg bambooshadows6.jpg manage 52 K 28 Mar 2013 - 22:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
bambooshadows7.jpgjpg bambooshadows7.jpg manage 116 K 17 Oct 2018 - 14:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lori Rhodes-Crafton Hills Iris Farm.
bambooshadows8.jpgjpg bambooshadows8.jpg manage 155 K 27 Jan 2021 - 00:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lori Rhodes- Crafton Hills Iris Farm
bambooshadows9.JPGJPG bambooshadows9.JPG manage 280 K 08 Nov 2020 - 03:47 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 2006 Keith Keppel Iris catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r44 - 29 Nov 2023, TLaurin
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