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■(BB) 'Sorbet Swirl'

2018, Keppel

'Sorbet Swirl' (Keith Keppel, R. 2017). Seedling# 11-21B. BB, 27" (69 cm). Very early to midseason bloom. Standards chrome lemon (M&P 9-K-2), lighter center shaded peach buff (9-E-4/5); style arms lemon buff (9-F-2); falls lemon cream (9-DE-1), deepening to pinard yellow (9-J-2) on lower edge, peach buff (9-F-6) on shoulders; beards flame (1-C-11/12) in throat and middle, ends lemon white; glaciata. 'Soft Word' X 'Boston Cream'. Keppel 2018. Honorable Mention 2021; Award of Merit 2023.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- Main.Betsy881 - 18 Dec 2017
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SorbetSwirl9.jpgjpg SorbetSwirl9.jpg manage 67 K 04 Feb 2022 - 15:19 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden.
sorbetswirl01.jpgjpg sorbetswirl01.jpg manage 140 K 19 Dec 2017 - 16:36 UnknownUser Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
sorbetswirl02.jpgjpg sorbetswirl02.jpg manage 49 K 17 Mar 2021 - 12:22 UnknownUser Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
sorbetswirl05.jpgjpg sorbetswirl05.jpg manage 182 K 18 Feb 2020 - 19:54 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
sorbetswirl06.jpgjpg sorbetswirl06.jpg manage 233 K 18 Feb 2020 - 15:12 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
sorbetswirl07.jpgjpg sorbetswirl07.jpg manage 160 K 18 Feb 2020 - 14:58 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
sorbetswirl08.jpgjpg sorbetswirl08.jpg manage 186 K 26 Jan 2020 - 13:53 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
sorbetswirl09.jpgjpg sorbetswirl09.jpg manage 172 K 26 Jan 2020 - 13:44 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
sorbetswirl1.JPGJPG sorbetswirl1.JPG manage 248 K 17 May 2019 - 02:43 UnknownUser Photo by Kate Brewitt at Bay View Gardens
sorbetswirl2.JPGJPG sorbetswirl2.JPG manage 153 K 16 Apr 2020 - 21:10 UnknownUser Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
sorbetswirl5.JPGJPG sorbetswirl5.JPG manage 54 K 08 Feb 2023 - 16:09 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
sorbetswirl50.JPGJPG sorbetswirl50.JPG manage 113 K 08 Feb 2023 - 16:11 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
sorbetswirl51.JPGJPG sorbetswirl51.JPG manage 129 K 01 Sep 2023 - 02:03 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
sorbetswirl52.JPGJPG sorbetswirl52.JPG manage 117 K 09 Nov 2023 - 14:29 UnknownUser Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
sorbetswirl6.JPGJPG sorbetswirl6.JPG manage 187 K 17 Mar 2024 - 13:52 UnknownUser Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Gardens
sorbetswirl60.JPGJPG sorbetswirl60.JPG manage 161 K 17 Mar 2024 - 13:52 UnknownUser Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Gardens
sorbetswirl7.JPGJPG sorbetswirl7.JPG manage 159 K 21 Jul 2023 - 03:01 UnknownUser Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
sorbetswirl8.JPGJPG sorbetswirl8.JPG manage 217 K 06 Mar 2024 - 14:41 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
sorbetswirl9.JPGJPG sorbetswirl9.JPG manage 171 K 26 Feb 2020 - 03:24 UnknownUser Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
sorbetswirl9.jpgjpg sorbetswirl9.jpg manage 125 K 26 Jun 2023 - 20:25 UnknownUser Photo by Jeanette Graham
Topic revision: r23 - 17 Mar 2024, TLaurin
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