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■(TB) 'Painted Shadows'

2015, Keppel

'Painted Shadows' (Keith Keppel, R. 2014) Seedling# 06-77-DD. TB, 37" (94 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards sulphur yellow (M&P 10-J-1/2), foxglove (42-GH-9) midrib on inner side only; style arms slightly darker yellow (10-JK-1), foxglove midrib; falls petunia purple (46-K-11) paling with age to pearl grey (44-A-1), ³⁄₈˝ edge extending inward as pale veining; beards cadmium yellow (9-L-7/8) in throat, deep chrome yellow in middle, brass yellow (11-L-6) over lavender white at end. 'Silk Road' X 'Roaring Twenties'. Keppel 2015. Honorable Mention 2017.

See below:
Painted Shadows 17.jpgPainted Shadows9.jpgPainted Shadows.jpgPainted Shadows1.jpgpaintedshadows01.jpgpaintedshadows02.jpgpaintedshadows04.JPGpaintedshadows05.jpgpaintedshadows050.JPGpaintedshadows051.JPGpaintedshadows09.jpgpaintedshadows1.jpgpaintedshadows2.jpgPaintedShadows3.JPGpaintedshadows3.jpgpaintedshadows4.JPGpaintedshadows5.jpgpaintedshadows50.JPGpaintedshadows51.JPGpaintedshadows9.JPGpaintedshadows90.JPGpaintedshadows91.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.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Painted Shadows 17.jpgjpg Painted Shadows 17.jpg manage 56 K 19 Apr 2022 - 02:03 UnknownUser Photo by South Jersey Iris
Painted Shadows9.jpgjpg Painted Shadows9.jpg manage 87 K 09 Feb 2022 - 03:59 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden.
PaintedShadows3.JPGJPG PaintedShadows3.JPG manage 64 K 15 Dec 2016 - 22:17 UnknownUser Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
Painted_Shadows.jpgjpg Painted_Shadows.jpg manage 777 K 08 Nov 2015 - 01:17 Main.rshadlow Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
Painted_Shadows1.jpgjpg Painted_Shadows1.jpg manage 71 K 17 Mar 2021 - 02:57 UnknownUser Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
paintedshadows01.jpgjpg paintedshadows01.jpg manage 64 K 03 Aug 2015 - 12:23 UnknownUser Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
paintedshadows02.jpgjpg paintedshadows02.jpg manage 72 K 03 Aug 2015 - 12:25 UnknownUser Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
paintedshadows04.JPGJPG paintedshadows04.JPG manage 130 K 06 Jun 2016 - 11:44 UnknownUser Photo by Virgina Spoon
paintedshadows05.jpgjpg paintedshadows05.jpg manage 56 K 06 Jun 2016 - 11:45 UnknownUser Photo by Michaela Lango
paintedshadows050.JPGJPG paintedshadows050.JPG manage 163 K 30 Jul 2023 - 02:25 UnknownUser Photo by Michaela Lango
paintedshadows051.JPGJPG paintedshadows051.JPG manage 135 K 12 Jun 2024 - 02:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Michaela Lango
paintedshadows09.jpgjpg paintedshadows09.jpg manage 465 K 05 Jan 2020 - 03:49 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
paintedshadows1.jpgjpg paintedshadows1.jpg manage 149 K 16 Feb 2016 - 20:28 UnknownUser Photo by Keith Keppel Iris
paintedshadows2.jpgjpg paintedshadows2.jpg manage 154 K 16 Feb 2016 - 20:31 UnknownUser Photo by Keith Keppel Iris
paintedshadows3.jpgjpg paintedshadows3.jpg manage 143 K 05 Feb 2017 - 03:52 UnknownUser Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
paintedshadows4.JPGJPG paintedshadows4.JPG manage 169 K 14 Jun 2019 - 11:50 UnknownUser Photo by Jeanette Graham
paintedshadows5.jpgjpg paintedshadows5.jpg manage 178 K 24 Jul 2023 - 19:39 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
paintedshadows50.JPGJPG paintedshadows50.JPG manage 81 K 13 Oct 2023 - 01:43 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
paintedshadows51.JPGJPG paintedshadows51.JPG manage 63 K 13 Oct 2023 - 01:43 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
paintedshadows9.JPGJPG paintedshadows9.JPG manage 134 K 18 Dec 2023 - 20:18 UnknownUser Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
paintedshadows90.JPGJPG paintedshadows90.JPG manage 162 K 18 Dec 2023 - 20:18 UnknownUser Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
paintedshadows91.JPGJPG paintedshadows91.JPG manage 169 K 18 Dec 2023 - 20:19 UnknownUser Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r26 - 12 Jun 2024, TerryLaurin
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