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■(TB) 'Beguiler'

2021, Keppel

'Beguiler' (Keith Keppel, R. 2020). Seedling 12-18D. TB, 35" (89 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards creamy pink-buff (M&P 9-B-2 to 2-B-7), slight lobelia violet (43-E-6) flush at base; style arms light green-yellow (11-F-1), strong violet midrib, lip and base of crest; falls royal purple (43-KL-11), paler greyed violet (45-G-8) edge; beards bittersweet (3-J-12) in throat, egyptian red (6-L-11) in middle, ends dove grey (45-B-1); slight sweet fragrance. 'Wishes Granted' X seedling 06-44C: (Blyth seedling O258-1: ('Puff the Magic' x seedling L169A: (seedling J230-2: ('Enjoy the Party' x 'Kathleen Kay Nelson') x 'Calling')) x Blyth seedling P114-2, 'Poster Girl' sibling). Keppel 2021. Honorable Mention, 2023.

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Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Brad CollinsPhoto by Mid-America Garden.


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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Beguiler9.jpgjpg Beguiler9.jpg manage 204 K 06 Feb 2022 - 20:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
beguiler5.JPGJPG beguiler5.JPG manage 193 K 07 Jul 2023 - 03:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
beguiler7.JPGJPG beguiler7.JPG manage 146 K 04 Mar 2024 - 02:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
beguiler9.JPGJPG beguiler9.JPG manage 153 K 14 Dec 2020 - 21:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Brad Collins
Topic revision: r10 - 04 Mar 2024, TerryLaurin
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