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■(TB) 'Fire Danger'

2015, Keppel

'Fire Danger' (Keith Keppel, R. 2014). Seedling 07-197C. TB. 33" (84 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards purple-red (darker than M&P 8-H-4), pale yellow ground showing faintly toward base; style arms brazil brown (8-L-8); falls bright yellow (9-L-3) ground, heavily marked purple-red in wide band, some fine inner dotting and center line; beards based white to violet, tips rust-tan; plicata. Seedling 02-92A: ('Inside Track' x 'Spice Lord') X 'Sorbonne'. Keppel 2015. Honorable Mention 2017.

See below:
Fire Danger.jpgfiredanger01.jpgfiredanger02.jpgfiredanger03.jpgFireDanger05.JPGfiredanger1.jpgfiredanger2.jpgfiredanger3.jpgfiredanger5.jpgfiredanger50.jpgfiredanger51.JPGfiredanger7.JPGFireDanger9.jpgfiredanger9.jpg


Awaiting original catalog description.


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 - 2011-03-07

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
FireDanger05.JPGJPG FireDanger05.JPG manage 74 K 15 Dec 2016 - 21:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
FireDanger9.jpgjpg FireDanger9.jpg manage 162 K 20 Apr 2021 - 22:13 TerryLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
Fire_Danger.jpgjpg Fire_Danger.jpg manage 289 K 08 Nov 2015 - 00:54 Main.rshadlow  
firedanger01.jpgjpg firedanger01.jpg manage 75 K 03 Aug 2015 - 12:36 TerryLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
firedanger02.jpgjpg firedanger02.jpg manage 72 K 03 Aug 2015 - 12:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
firedanger03.jpgjpg firedanger03.jpg manage 65 K 14 Dec 2015 - 19:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
firedanger1.jpgjpg firedanger1.jpg manage 195 K 25 Apr 2016 - 15:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
firedanger2.jpgjpg firedanger2.jpg manage 195 K 17 Apr 2017 - 13:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
firedanger3.jpgjpg firedanger3.jpg manage 160 K 15 Dec 2017 - 22:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
firedanger5.jpgjpg firedanger5.jpg manage 176 K 18 Jan 2023 - 21:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
firedanger50.jpgjpg firedanger50.jpg manage 234 K 24 Jan 2023 - 03:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
firedanger51.JPGJPG firedanger51.JPG manage 243 K 26 Aug 2023 - 03:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
firedanger7.JPGJPG firedanger7.JPG manage 254 K 24 Dec 2023 - 03:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
firedanger9.jpgjpg firedanger9.jpg manage 146 K 23 Jun 2021 - 19:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Larry Lauer-Lauer's Flowers
Topic revision: r22 - 24 Dec 2023, TerryLaurin
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