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■(TB) 'Champagne Wishes'

1992, Keppel

'Champagne Wishes' (Keith Keppel, R. 1991). Seedling# 85-10A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards peachblow (M&P 10-B-5 to 2-C-8); falls light salmon (10-A-6); beards firecracker (1-H-12) shaded lilac pink (41-F-1); slight sweet-musky fragrance. 'Custom Made' X seedling# 79-47A: ('Goddess' x seedling# 77-137F: ('Mistress' sibling x (('Joy Ride' x 'Roundup') x ('April Melody' x seedling# 68-40B: ((('Irma Melrose' x 'Tea Apron') x (('Full Circle' x 'Rococo') x 'Tea Apron')) x 'April Melody'))))). Keppel 1992. Honorable Mention 1994.

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From AIS Bulletin #284 January 1992 Introducing CHAMPAGNE WISHES (Keppel) M 36" (Custom Made X (Goddess x (Mistress sib x ((Joy Ride x Roundup) x April Melody sdlg. )))) Smoky pinkish melon on good stalks. $25.00. 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.

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ChampagneWishes01.JPGJPG ChampagneWishes01.JPG manage 52 K 10 Dec 2014 - 20:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
ChampagneWishes010.JPGJPG ChampagneWishes010.JPG manage 90 K 13 Aug 2021 - 15:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
ChampagneWishes02.jpgjpg ChampagneWishes02.jpg manage 25 K 19 Jul 2017 - 20:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
ChampagneWishes03.jpgjpg ChampagneWishes03.jpg manage 121 K 14 Sep 2017 - 18:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
ChampagneWishes06.jpgjpg ChampagneWishes06.jpg manage 54 K 19 Apr 2014 - 19:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
ChampagneWishes12BHI.jpgjpg ChampagneWishes12BHI.jpg manage 70 K 15 Apr 2012 - 15:51 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
ChampagneWishes9.jpgjpg ChampagneWishes9.jpg manage 33 K 28 Nov 2013 - 14:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
ChampagneWishesBJ.jpgjpg ChampagneWishesBJ.jpg manage 69 K 03 Feb 2012 - 00:48 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
ChampagneWishesEI.jpgjpg ChampagneWishesEI.jpg manage 58 K 10 Dec 2012 - 14:29 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Champagne_Wishes_1991_TB.jpgjpg Champagne_Wishes_1991_TB.jpg manage 21 K 10 Dec 2011 - 15:44 UnknownUser Photo IRIS EN PROVENCE - France
champagne04.jpgjpg champagne04.jpg manage 80 K 05 Jun 2015 - 00:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
champagnewishe3.jpgjpg champagnewishe3.jpg manage 31 K 26 Nov 2018 - 19:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
champagnewishe4.jpgjpg champagnewishe4.jpg manage 32 K 26 Nov 2018 - 19:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
champagnewishes01.jpgjpg champagnewishes01.jpg manage 45 K 20 Aug 2015 - 20:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
champagnewishes02.jpgjpg champagnewishes02.jpg manage 58 K 19 Sep 2015 - 19:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
champagnewishes1.jpgjpg champagnewishes1.jpg manage 642 K 24 Dec 2015 - 13:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
champagnewishes6.jpgjpg champagnewishes6.jpg manage 30 K 30 Mar 2013 - 14:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
champagnewishes8.jpgjpg champagnewishes8.jpg manage 64 K 07 Nov 2013 - 18:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
champaignewishes.jpgjpg champaignewishes.jpg manage 71 K 23 Oct 2013 - 21:43 Main.Harloiris photo Delane Langton, AIS Dallas 2013
Topic revision: r36 - 23 Nov 2022, TLaurin
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