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■(TB) 'Hold The Line'

2020, Keppel

'Hold The Line' (Keith Keppel, R. 2019). Seedling 13-16E. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards marguerite yellow (M&P 10-CD-1); style arms citron yellow (10-J-2), greyed purple midrib flush; falls martius yellow (9-I-1) ground, prune purple (46-L-11) edge and shoulders partially veined martius yellow; beards chrome yellow (9-L-7), ends cream. 'High Desert' X seedling 07-176B: (seedling 02-72E: (seedling 98-204G, 'Tunnel Vision' pod parent, x seedling 98-204A) x seedling 02-78A: (seedling 87-82A: ('Midnight Oil' x 'Charleston') x seedling 98-204H)). Keppel 2020. Honorable Mention 2022

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Hold The Line9.jpgjpg Hold The Line9.jpg manage 209 K 08 Feb 2022 - 03:55 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden.
Hold The Line90.jpgjpg Hold The Line90.jpg manage 256 K 08 Feb 2022 - 03:55 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden.
Hold The Line91.jpgjpg Hold The Line91.jpg manage 190 K 20 Apr 2023 - 11:28 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden.
holdtheline.JPGJPG holdtheline.JPG manage 137 K 07 Dec 2019 - 22:06 UnknownUser Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
holdtheline5.jpgjpg holdtheline5.jpg manage 160 K 20 Nov 2022 - 13:16 UnknownUser Photo by Riversdale Irises-Australia
holdtheline7.JPGJPG holdtheline7.JPG manage 271 K 12 Jul 2023 - 20:44 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
holdtheline8.JPGJPG holdtheline8.JPG manage 166 K 10 Oct 2023 - 03:03 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
holdtheline80.JPGJPG holdtheline80.JPG manage 150 K 12 Mar 2024 - 02:40 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
holdtheline9.JPGJPG holdtheline9.JPG manage 100 K 16 Mar 2021 - 21:45 UnknownUser Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
Topic revision: r13 - 12 Mar 2024, TLaurin
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