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■(TB) 'Bollywood'

2007, Keppel

'Bollywood' (Keith Keppel, R. 2006). Seedling# 00-257F. TB, 42" (107 cm). Midseason to late bloom. . Standards light yellow (M&P 10-GH-1), base slightly darker (11-K-1/2); style arms light yellow, pale lavender lip; Falls foxglove (42-GH-9) shading to buff (12-F-1) and lavender (43-B-4) blended edge; shoulders sulphine yellow (12-L-4); beards white tipped deep chrome yellow (9-L-7), lavender at end; ruffled. 'Lydia Safan-Swiastyn' X 'Sea Power'. Keppel 2007. Honorable Mention 2009; Award of Merit 2011.

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From AIS Bulletin #345 April 2007 Introducing BOLLYWOOD ML 42" (Lydia Safan-Swiastyn X Sea Power) Ruffly silken pastel, with domed light yellow standards and soft lavender blue falls edged buff yellow and touched sulphine yellow at the shoulders. Yellow beards, well-branched stalks, good bud count. #00-257F. $50.00. 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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BHP_9855-X2_bollywood.jpgjpg BHP_9855-X2_bollywood.jpg manage 179 K 12 Feb 2016 - 05:08 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
BOLLYWOOD01.JPGJPG BOLLYWOOD01.JPG manage 135 K 22 Nov 2018 - 20:32 UnknownUser Photo by Debbie Carpenter-Iris Splendor Garden-Australia.
BOLLYWOOD01.jpgjpg BOLLYWOOD01.jpg manage 116 K 28 Aug 2018 - 18:19 UnknownUser Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
BOLLYWOOD02.jpgjpg BOLLYWOOD02.jpg manage 183 K 30 Mar 2021 - 02:41 UnknownUser Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
BOLLYWOOD03.jpgjpg BOLLYWOOD03.jpg manage 53 K 19 Apr 2014 - 13:21 UnknownUser Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
Bollywood9.jpgjpg Bollywood9.jpg manage 46 K 12 Jan 2023 - 16:34 UnknownUser Photo by Trails End Iris Gardens
Bollywood_Keppel__2007.jpgjpg Bollywood_Keppel__2007.jpg manage 65 K 06 Jan 2010 - 12:19 Main.Laymont+ by Mid-America Garden Oregon USA
Bollywood_TB_Keith_Keppel_2007.jpgjpg Bollywood_TB_Keith_Keppel_2007.jpg manage 57 K 18 Sep 2014 - 03:21 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Bollywood_by_Keppel.jpgjpg Bollywood_by_Keppel.jpg manage 45 K 02 Mar 2010 - 01:12 Main.rshadlow  
bolly01.jpgjpg bolly01.jpg manage 85 K 08 May 2015 - 02:36 UnknownUser Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
bollywood01.jpgjpg bollywood01.jpg manage 60 K 03 Nov 2014 - 02:30 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
bollywood02.jpgjpg bollywood02.jpg manage 30 K 28 Jul 2014 - 13:19 UnknownUser Photo by South Jersey Iris
bollywood03.jpgjpg bollywood03.jpg manage 66 K 17 Jun 2015 - 02:10 UnknownUser Photo by Alla Chernoguz-Ukraine
bollywood04.jpgjpg bollywood04.jpg manage 634 K 30 Dec 2015 - 14:51 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
bollywood05.jpgjpg bollywood05.jpg manage 170 K 16 Mar 2017 - 18:29 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
bollywood06.jpgjpg bollywood06.jpg manage 61 K 10 Jul 2013 - 02:24 UnknownUser Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
bollywood3.jpgjpg bollywood3.jpg manage 383 K 18 Aug 2017 - 02:58 UnknownUser Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
bollywood4.jpgjpg bollywood4.jpg manage 413 K 04 Feb 2017 - 03:49 UnknownUser Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
bollywood5.jpgjpg bollywood5.jpg manage 24 K 03 May 2013 - 00:52 UnknownUser Photo by Beaumont Ridge Iris Gardens
bollywood6.jpgjpg bollywood6.jpg manage 451 K 19 Dec 2019 - 20:27 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
bollywood9.JPGJPG bollywood9.JPG manage 293 K 08 Nov 2020 - 23:24 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 2008 Keith Keppel Iris catalogue by Terry Laurin
bollywoodIMG_7362.JPGJPG bollywoodIMG_7362.JPG manage 101 K 23 Jan 2012 - 17:10 Main.mshadow Bollywood by Marilyn Campbell
bollywood_2955.jpgjpg bollywood_2955.jpg manage 74 K 10 Jan 2010 - 18:47 Main.mshadow Bollywood by Marilyn Campbell
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