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■(TB) 'Charmed Life'

1983, Keppel

'Charmed Life' (Keith Keppel, R. 1983). Seedling# 76-125B. TB, 34" (86 cm), early to midseason bloom. Standards bluer than vervain (M&P 42-AB-6) shaded chicory blue (42-8-7); falls pure white, 3/4" solid dark violet 143-I-12) band; blue beard tipped bronze; slight sweet fragrance. 'Emphasis' X (seedling# 74-55J: 'Etiquette' sibling). Keppel 1984. Honorable Mention 1986.

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Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden


From Keith Keppel Iris catalog, 1984: CHARMED LIFE (Keppel '84) EM 34" (Emphasis X Etiquette sib) Mid-blue standards sit atop pure white falls that carry a 3/4" solid band of dark violet. Blue beards are lightly tipped bronze. The striking color combination and the generous number of flowers carried per stalk make this a very showy subject for foreground planting. Giving good seedlings. #76-1258. 30.00.

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