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■(TB) 'Morocco'

1980, Keppel

'Morocco' (Keith Keppel, R. 1978). Seedling# 72-39D. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards tawny brown (M&P 13-D-10) flushed rose brown (6-J-9); falls white ground in center, tawny at edges, all over fine sanding of maroon (7-C-5) to dahlia carmine (46-L-3); beard dull yellow. 'Kilt Lilt' X 'Caramba'. Keppel 1980. Honorable Mention 1982.

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20170519 132440TB Morocco (Combo RS).jpg20180611 145632 TB Morocco (2RS).jpgmorocco.jpgmorocco01.jpgmorocco02.jpgmorocco03.jpgmorocco1.JPGmorocco2.JPGmorocco3.JPGmorocco9.JPGmorocco jb.jpg


From AIS Bulletin #236 January 1980 Introducing MOROCCO (Keppel) EM 36". Heavily ruffled and lightly laced plic with tawny brown standards flushed rose-brown. Falls white in center, with tawny edges and all-over maroon to dahlia carmine sandings. Kilt Lilt X Caramba. HC '78. #72-390. $25.00. Keith Keppel.

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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-02-03
  • TB 'Morocco' bloomed at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, approximately May 31 - June 13, in 2017. Even though I didn't see any purple based foliage at the base of the leaves, 'Morocco' did have purple coloring on its spathes. -- HollyJohnson2017 -04-01 - 18 Sep 2017
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20170519_132440TB Morocco (Combo RS).jpgjpg 20170519_132440TB Morocco (Combo RS).jpg manage 164 K 18 Sep 2017 - 13:54 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Spathe and Bud of TB Morocco. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 5/19/17 and 6/05/2017.
20180611_145632 TB Morocco (2RS).jpgjpg 20180611_145632 TB Morocco (2RS).jpg manage 241 K 22 Jul 2019 - 18:10 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Photo by Holly Johnson Minnesota zone 4b
morocco.jpgjpg morocco.jpg manage 62 K 12 Mar 2010 - 20:04 Main.chinon36 Photo taken in the Loire Valley, France, zone 7, by Sylvain Ruaud
morocco01.jpgjpg morocco01.jpg manage 160 K 19 Jun 2017 - 19:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson-Taken at MN Landscape Arboretum
morocco02.jpgjpg morocco02.jpg manage 150 K 04 Jul 2020 - 01:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
morocco03.jpgjpg morocco03.jpg manage 194 K 02 Nov 2020 - 23:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
morocco1.JPGJPG morocco1.JPG manage 234 K 02 Mar 2020 - 03:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
morocco2.JPGJPG morocco2.JPG manage 232 K 02 Mar 2020 - 03:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
morocco3.JPGJPG morocco3.JPG manage 205 K 02 Mar 2020 - 03:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
morocco9.JPGJPG morocco9.JPG manage 364 K 27 Oct 2020 - 22:03 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1987 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
morocco_jb.jpgjpg morocco_jb.jpg manage 24 K 17 Apr 2013 - 23:45 Main.Harloiris photo Wilson Banner Ranch Iris Garden
Topic revision: r22 - 29 Jan 2023, dougchyz
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