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■(TB) 'Space Signal'

2018, Keppel

'Space Signal' (Keith Keppel, R. 2017) Seedling# 10-21A. TB, 38" (97 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards and style arms amber white (M&P 11-C-1); falls amber white, slightly deeper (11-E-1) toward edge, ¾˝ purple heather (42-I-8) patch at end of beard; beards inconspicuous, yellow in throat, ends lavender white. 'Destined to Dance' X Blyth seedling# S207: (seedling# P102-1: ('Let’s Be Brazen' x seedling# N213-4, 'Crowns for Credit' sibling) x 'Just Witchery'). Keppel 2018. Honorable Mention 2021.

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Space Signal9.jpgjpg Space Signal9.jpg manage 71 K 18 Feb 2022 - 16:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
spacesign01.JPGJPG spacesign01.JPG manage 179 K 15 Dec 2017 - 13:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
spacesignal02.jpgjpg spacesignal02.jpg manage 133 K 17 Mar 2021 - 12:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
spacesignal1.jpgjpg spacesignal1.jpg manage 191 K 01 Jul 2020 - 02:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
spacesignal5.JPGJPG spacesignal5.JPG manage 131 K 04 Aug 2023 - 15:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
spacesignal9.JPGJPG spacesignal9.JPG manage 60 K 29 Sep 2022 - 15:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
spacesignal90.JPGJPG spacesignal90.JPG manage 141 K 20 Oct 2023 - 02:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
spacesignal91.JPGJPG spacesignal91.JPG manage 180 K 20 Oct 2023 - 02:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
spacesignal92.JPGJPG spacesignal92.JPG manage 162 K 20 Oct 2023 - 02:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
Topic revision: r14 - 20 Oct 2023, TLaurin
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