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■(TB) 'Gentle Manner'

2020, Keppel

'Gentle Manner' (Keith Keppel, R. 2019). Seedling 12-36A. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms pale cream yellow (M&P 9-CD-1) faintly infused lavender-blue; falls paler cream white (9-AB-1), pale lavender flush below beard; beards dandelion (9-L-4), ends lavender white. 'Gentle Reminder' X 'My Lady’s Manor'. Keppel 2020. Honorable Mention 2022

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
GentleManner9.jpgjpg GentleManner9.jpg manage 150 K 08 Feb 2022 - 02:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
GentleManner90.jpgjpg GentleManner90.jpg manage 220 K 08 Feb 2022 - 02:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
gentlemanner.JPGJPG gentlemanner.JPG manage 111 K 07 Dec 2019 - 22:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
gentlemanner5.JPGJPG gentlemanner5.JPG manage 112 K 10 Oct 2023 - 02:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
gentlemanner9.jpgjpg gentlemanner9.jpg manage 53 K 16 Mar 2021 - 21:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
Topic revision: r9 - 10 Oct 2023, TLaurin
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