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■(TB) 'Day Glow'

1996, Keppel

'Day Glow' (Keith Keppel, R. 1996). Seedling 89-110A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards pinkish apricot (M&P 9-F-6 to 9-D-7); style arms slightly deeper (9-G-7); falls pinkish apricot (9-I-6 to 9-F-5); beards tigerlily (1-F-11) to fire red (1-F-12); slight fragrance. Seedling 79-57B: (seedling 75-38A: (((('Frances Kent' x 'Mary Randall') x seedling 60-183Q: (Sexton seedling 60: ('Gail' x 'Techny Chimes') x 'Golden Gene')) x ('Denver Mint' x seedling 60-183-O)) x ('Radiant Light' x ((('Golden Gleam' x 'Hallmark') x Sexton seedling 60) x seedling 60-183A)) x 'Orange Fire') x 'Orangerie') X 'Champagne Wishes'. Keppel 1997. Honorable Mention 1999.

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From AIS Bulletin #305 April 1997 Introducing DAY GLOW (Keppel) TB, EM 36" (((sdlg. x Orange Fire) x Orangerie) X Champagne Wishes) Starchy pinkish apricot with fiery beards. #89-110A. $35.00. 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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Day-GlowNN.jpgjpg Day-GlowNN.jpg manage 30 K 06 Nov 2011 - 20:00 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
DayGlow01.jpgjpg DayGlow01.jpg manage 39 K 25 Sep 2014 - 15:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by C&T Iris Patch
DayGlow6.jpgjpg DayGlow6.jpg manage 51 K 05 Sep 2013 - 21:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Echo Iris Garden
DayGlowBJ.jpgjpg DayGlowBJ.jpg manage 78 K 06 Feb 2012 - 18:18 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
Day_Glow_1996_TB.jpgjpg Day_Glow_1996_TB.jpg manage 68 K 04 Jan 2012 - 15:10 UnknownUser Photo by Pierre Anfosso - France
dayglow01.jpegjpeg dayglow01.jpeg manage 55 K 29 Aug 2014 - 16:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
dayglow02.JPGJPG dayglow02.JPG manage 65 K 10 May 2014 - 20:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
dayglow03.JPGJPG dayglow03.JPG manage 333 K 07 Mar 2019 - 22:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
dayglow2.jpgjpg dayglow2.jpg manage 41 K 19 Feb 2013 - 15:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
dayglow3.jpgjpg dayglow3.jpg manage 154 K 22 Dec 2017 - 19:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
dayglow4.jpgjpg dayglow4.jpg manage 259 K 25 Nov 2017 - 19:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
dayglow5.jpgjpg dayglow5.jpg manage 57 K 06 May 2013 - 18:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Comanche Acres Iris Gardens
dayglow6.jpgjpg dayglow6.jpg manage 154 K 08 Oct 2020 - 21:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
dayglow9.JPGJPG dayglow9.JPG manage 389 K 06 Nov 2020 - 16:19 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1997 Keith Keppel Iris catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r31 - 07 Jun 2022, Harloiris
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