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■(TB) 'Power Struggle'

2019, Keppel

'Power Struggle' (Keith Keppel, R. 2018). Seedling 10-71C. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards mulberry purple (M&P 45-K-10) central base, lighter (45-I-10) to bisque (11-A-3) at edge; style arms ecru (11-DE-3); falls ecru (11-DE-2), small slightly paler spot near end of beard; beards fire red (1-E-12). seedling 05-97D, 'Desert Moth' sibling, X seedling 06-35A: (Blyth seedling 0139-B: ('Wintry Sky' x 'Mango Daiquiri' sibling) x Blyth seedling N37-A: ('Romancer' x 'Opposing Forces')). Keppel 2019. Honorable Mentions 2022

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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
Power Struggle9.jpgjpg Power Struggle9.jpg manage 78 K 18 Feb 2022 - 03:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
powerstruggle.JPGJPG powerstruggle.JPG manage 121 K 07 Dec 2018 - 18:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Brad Collins-Keith Keppel Irises.
powerstruggle01.JPGJPG powerstruggle01.JPG manage 163 K 30 Nov 2020 - 21:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel-Keith Keppel Irises
powerstruggle02.jpgjpg powerstruggle02.jpg manage 191 K 17 Mar 2021 - 12:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
powerstruggle1.jpgjpg powerstruggle1.jpg manage 158 K 04 Jun 2020 - 11:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
powerstruggle9.jpgjpg powerstruggle9.jpg manage 206 K 25 Jun 2021 - 01:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Larry Lauer-Lauer's Flowers
Topic revision: r13 - 19 Oct 2023, Af83
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