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■(TB) 'Irish Jig'

2005, Keppel

'Irish Jig' (Keith Keppel, R. 2004). Seedling# 99-189E. TB, 42" (107 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards citron yellow (M&P 10-K-2), lighter (10-FG-1) toward edge; style arms citron yellow; Falls (10-FG-1), slightly lighter edge, chartreuse green (12-L-2) haft suffusion; beards greenish yellow (10-L-3); pronounced sweet fragrance. Blyth seedling# F189-6, 'Antiquity' sibling X Blyth seedling# H180-1: ('Katie Pie' x 'Rippling River'). Keppel 2005. Honorable Mention 2009.

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DSCN1352.JPGirish03.jpgIrish Jig KR.jpgirishjig1.jpgirishjig5.JPGirishjig50.JPGirishjig51.JPGirishjig9.JPGIrishJig by JanLauritzen.jpgirishjigSM.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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
DSCN1352.JPGJPG DSCN1352.JPG manage 67 K 08 Apr 2010 - 01:10 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
IrishJig_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg IrishJig_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 68 K 29 Jan 2012 - 07:18 Main.janlauritzen taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006
Irish_Jig_KR.jpgjpg Irish_Jig_KR.jpg manage 61 K 03 Feb 2010 - 07:57 Main.Laymont+ by Kgardens : Prague, Republique Tchéque
irish03.jpgjpg irish03.jpg manage 58 K 19 Feb 2015 - 16:52 UnknownUser Photo by Elladan McLeester
irishjig1.jpgjpg irishjig1.jpg manage 498 K 28 Dec 2019 - 03:18 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-France
irishjig5.JPGJPG irishjig5.JPG manage 140 K 30 Jan 2024 - 21:14 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
irishjig50.JPGJPG irishjig50.JPG manage 136 K 30 Jan 2024 - 21:14 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
irishjig51.JPGJPG irishjig51.JPG manage 159 K 30 Jan 2024 - 21:14 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
irishjig9.JPGJPG irishjig9.JPG manage 268 K 08 Nov 2020 - 03:18 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 2005 Keith Keppel Iris catalogue by Terry Laurin
irishjigSM.jpgjpg irishjigSM.jpg manage 65 K 26 Jan 2011 - 15:15 Main.avmoran  
Topic revision: r20 - 31 Jan 2024, Harloiris
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