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■(TB) 'Kiss Of Kisses'

1997, Kerr

'Kiss Of Kisses' ( Frederick Kerr, R. 1997). Seedling# 915901B. TB, 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards lemon yellow; style arms yellow; falls white, wide yellow hafts, 1/4" dark reddish edge infusing and lightening toward center to form 1" band; beards medium yellow; slight musky fragrance. 'Peach Picotee' X seedling# 882801: 'Gypsy Woman' x 'Condottiere'). Rainbow Acres 1997.

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From AIS Bulletin #305 April 1997 Introducing Kiss of Kisses (Frederick Kerr 1997) TB. Yellow standards. Falls white with wide rose band. Wide yellow hafts. Dark yellow beards. $35.00. Rainbow Acres.


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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-- KentPfeiffer - 2011-01-03
  • 2013 Antelope Valley, Los Angeles County, Ca. Bloomed in April. -- SherryHarris - 2014-01-25
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Kiss-of-KissesN.jpgjpg Kiss-of-KissesN.jpg manage 25 K 22 Oct 2011 - 22:09 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
KissOfKisses3.jpgjpg KissOfKisses3.jpg manage 39 K 17 Jul 2013 - 19:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
Kiss_of_Kisses.jpgjpg Kiss_of_Kisses.jpg manage 264 K 25 Jan 2014 - 19:01 Main.Rebelsher Kiss of Kisses Tall Bearded Iris Photo ©2013 Sherry Harris (Hi Desert Iris & Daylily Society)
kissof01.jpgjpg kissof01.jpg manage 277 K 28 Nov 2019 - 19:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
kissof02.jpgjpg kissof02.jpg manage 50 K 05 Feb 2015 - 16:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
kissof03.JPGJPG kissof03.JPG manage 54 K 21 Feb 2015 - 01:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
kissof04.jpgjpg kissof04.jpg manage 52 K 21 Feb 2015 - 01:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
kissofkisses01.jpgjpg kissofkisses01.jpg manage 61 K 12 Nov 2014 - 03:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
kissofkisses02.jpgjpg kissofkisses02.jpg manage 61 K 21 Sep 2015 - 19:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
kissofkisses021.jpgjpg kissofkisses021.jpg manage 193 K 21 Apr 2021 - 21:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
kissofkisses03.jpgjpg kissofkisses03.jpg manage 78 K 25 Apr 2014 - 12:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
kissofkisses2.jpgjpg kissofkisses2.jpg manage 30 K 04 Apr 2013 - 22:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
kissofkisses4.jpgjpg kissofkisses4.jpg manage 72 K 24 Aug 2013 - 12:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
kissofkisses5.jpgjpg kissofkisses5.jpg manage 93 K 20 Jan 2014 - 16:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
Topic revision: r23 - 22 Apr 2021, Harloiris
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