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■(TB) 'Wedding Belle'

2008, Keppel

'Wedding Belle' (Keith Keppel, R. 2007). Seedling 00-232A. TB, 46" (117 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards cream (M&P 9-C-1/2), pinkish (9-A-2/3) flush; style arms cream; falls cream (9-DE-1), center paler (9-B-1), slight peachy cream (9-D-4) touch on haft; beards fire red (1-F-12). 'Fogbound' X 'Heaven'. Keppel 2008. Honorable Mention 2010; Award of Merit 2013.

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From AIS Bulletin #348 January 2008 Introducing WEDDING BELLE EM 46" (Fogbound X Heaven). Rich apricot cream shaded peach, pinkish coral orange beards. #00-232A. $45.00. Keith Keppel.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_1112-X2_wedding_belle.jpgjpg BHP_1112-X2_wedding_belle.jpg manage 87 K 21 Feb 2016 - 07:57 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
DSCN0041.JPGJPG DSCN0041.JPG manage 68 K 11 Apr 2010 - 23:12 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs. Taken at Keith Keppel's iris garden.
WEDDINGBELL6.JPGJPG WEDDINGBELL6.JPG manage 149 K 09 Dec 2019 - 03:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-Australia
WEDDING__BELLE.jpgjpg WEDDING__BELLE.jpg manage 66 K 08 Feb 2010 - 12:39 Main.Laymont+ by Mid-America Garden Oregon USA
WeddingBelle02.jpgjpg WeddingBelle02.jpg manage 205 K 11 Apr 2017 - 12:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Damon Gardens
WeddingBelle9.JPGJPG WeddingBelle9.JPG manage 35 K 18 Jul 2013 - 15:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
Wedding_Belle_TB_Keith_Keppel_2008.jpgjpg Wedding_Belle_TB_Keith_Keppel_2008.jpg manage 62 K 19 Sep 2014 - 01:23 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Wedding_Belle_by_Keppel.JPGJPG Wedding_Belle_by_Keppel.JPG manage 23 K 25 Feb 2010 - 20:50 Main.rshadlow  
wedding20belle09SPI.jpgjpg wedding20belle09SPI.jpg manage 61 K 17 Apr 2010 - 16:52 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
weddingbelle02.jpgjpg weddingbelle02.jpg manage 47 K 27 Apr 2014 - 03:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
weddingbelle04.jpgjpg weddingbelle04.jpg manage 47 K 22 Jul 2014 - 21:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Damon Gardens
weddingbelle09.jpgjpg weddingbelle09.jpg manage 573 K 13 Jan 2020 - 15:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
weddingbelle2.jpgjpg weddingbelle2.jpg manage 35 K 11 Feb 2013 - 21:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
weddingbelle3.jpgjpg weddingbelle3.jpg manage 611 K 07 Jan 2016 - 01:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
weddingbelle4.jpgjpg weddingbelle4.jpg manage 73 K 11 Jul 2019 - 19:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst taken at the 2010 Region 14 Convention
weddingbelle5.jpgjpg weddingbelle5.jpg manage 91 K 31 Mar 2023 - 15:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
weddingbelle9.JPGJPG weddingbelle9.JPG manage 307 K 08 Nov 2020 - 23:17 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 2008 Keith Keppel Iris catalogue by Terry Laurin
weddingbelleIMG_7142.JPGJPG weddingbelleIMG_7142.JPG manage 117 K 22 Jan 2012 - 16:26 Main.mshadow Wedding Belle by Marilyn Campbell
weddingbelleIMG_7146.JPGJPG weddingbelleIMG_7146.JPG manage 108 K 22 Jan 2012 - 16:29 Main.mshadow Wedding Belle by Marilyn Campbell
Topic revision: r42 - 31 Mar 2023, TLaurin
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