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■(TB) 'Danger'

1984, Gatty

'Danger' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1983). Seedling K83-3. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. . Standards wineberry (M&P 55-H-4) flushed roan (7-J-6) to kazak (7-L-9); dull brown beard. 'Velvet Flame' X 'Spartan' x 'Post Time'). Keppel 1984. Honorable Mention 1986.

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From Keith Keppel Iris catalog, 1984: DANGER (Gatty '84) M 35" (Velvet Flame X (Spartan x Post Time)) Red, of course! Blended garnet red with standards faintly overlaid golden tan toward t he base of the midribs. Beards qive a brownish effect. Nicely ruffled flowers are carried on well branched stalks. #K83-3 30.00.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Danger01.jpgjpg Danger01.jpg manage 59 K 24 Mar 2018 - 03:08 UnknownUser Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Danger12BHI.jpgjpg Danger12BHI.jpg manage 96 K 16 Apr 2012 - 23:11 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Danger4.jpgjpg Danger4.jpg manage 69 K 28 Nov 2013 - 16:44 UnknownUser Photo by South Jersey Iris
Danger_1983_TB.jpgjpg Danger_1983_TB.jpg manage 19 K 10 Dec 2011 - 15:45 UnknownUser Photo IRIS EN PROVENCE - France
danger01.jpgjpg danger01.jpg manage 29 K 12 Sep 2014 - 17:34 UnknownUser Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
danger02.jpgjpg danger02.jpg manage 65 K 22 May 2014 - 20:44 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
danger1.jpgjpg danger1.jpg manage 181 K 08 Oct 2020 - 21:38 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
danger11.JPGJPG danger11.JPG manage 199 K 25 Nov 2020 - 21:20 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
danger2.jpgjpg danger2.jpg manage 273 K 25 Nov 2017 - 16:16 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
danger22.JPGJPG danger22.JPG manage 209 K 25 Nov 2020 - 21:20 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
danger3.jpgjpg danger3.jpg manage 65 K 08 Nov 2013 - 14:26 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
danger5.jpgjpg danger5.jpg manage 35 K 27 Nov 2018 - 20:23 UnknownUser Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
danger6.jpgjpg danger6.jpg manage 39 K 27 Nov 2018 - 20:24 UnknownUser Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
danger9.JPGJPG danger9.JPG manage 289 K 30 Oct 2020 - 14:19 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1989 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r27 - 17 Jan 2023, dougchyz
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