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■(TB) 'Broad Shoulders'

2001, Keppel

'Broad Shoulders' (Keith Keppel, R. 2000). Seedling# 95-68H. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards pallid lavender (M&P 42-AB-2) almost completely veined and overlaid soft apricot buff (11-D-4); style arms golden apricot (10-H-6) edges, midrib violet (42-H-7); falls dahlia purple (55-J-12) to port (56-C-12), velvety overlay and veining; beards henna (6-J-12). Sibling to 'Fiery Temper'. Keppel 2001. Honorable Mention 2003; Award of Merit 2005.

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Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.George Bacon - Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by NolaPhoto by Tara Perennial Farm,Owen Sound,OntarioPhoto by Exline Iris GardenPhoto by Barry Blyth-AustraliaPhoto by Vaslui,Romania-Vio IrisPhoto by Sunshine Iris Nursery-AustraliaPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by Ken WalkerPhoto by John BrucePhoto by The Iris FanColleen Modra PhotoPhoto by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-ItalyPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Glanavon Iris Patch-New ZealandPhoto by Amazing Iris Garden-New ZealandPhoto by Amazing Iris Garden-New ZealandPhoto by Across Iris Lanes GardenPhoto by IRIS 4 U GardenPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Judy Tapio-Jubilee GardensPhoto by SchreinerPhoto by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-HungaryPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by South Jersey IrisPhoto by Iris Garden Feel Good-RussiaPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Viktor Karpenko-UkrainePhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FranceTaken at the AIS 2004 Convention in Fresno, CA


From AIS Bulletin #320 January 2001 Introducing BROAD SHOULDERS M 38" (92-83S: (Night Game x ((Tomorrow's Child x (Show Biz x Villain)) x Gallant Rogue)) X Romantic Evening). Standards netted and washed buff cream on palest lavender, falls plush port red shaded dahlia, henna brown beards. WIDE! #95-68H. $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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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BROADSHOULDERS01.jpgjpg BROADSHOULDERS01.jpg manage 40 K 14 Aug 2014 - 23:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-Italy
Broad Shoulders TB Keith Keppel 2001 – Version 3.jpgjpg Broad Shoulders TB Keith Keppel 2001 – Version 3.jpg manage 519 K 10 Mar 2021 - 19:41 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
Broad-ShouldersNN.jpgjpg Broad-ShouldersNN.jpg manage 31 K 06 Nov 2011 - 14:52 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Broad01.JPGJPG Broad01.JPG manage 80 K 12 Feb 2015 - 20:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm,Owen Sound,Ontario
BroadShoulders.jpgjpg BroadShoulders.jpg manage 25 K 19 Nov 2010 - 10:37 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
BroadShoulders01.JPGJPG BroadShoulders01.JPG manage 61 K 30 May 2015 - 21:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
BroadShoulders02.jpgjpg BroadShoulders02.jpg manage 138 K 14 Sep 2017 - 15:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
BroadShoulders04.JPGJPG BroadShoulders04.JPG manage 160 K 10 Feb 2018 - 13:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
BroadShoulders09.jpgjpg BroadShoulders09.jpg manage 75 K 10 Jul 2021 - 15:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
BroadShoulders10.jpgjpg BroadShoulders10.jpg manage 40 K 27 Nov 2013 - 03:34 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
BroadShoulders2.jpgjpg BroadShoulders2.jpg manage 279 K 08 Oct 2017 - 02:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris Garden Feel Good-Russia
Broad_Shoulders-Keppel_2000.1301.JPGJPG Broad_Shoulders-Keppel_2000.1301.JPG manage 594 K 06 Jan 2016 - 13:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Vaslui,Romania-Vio Iris
Broad_Shoulders_KWW.JPGJPG Broad_Shoulders_KWW.JPG manage 70 K 08 May 2015 - 00:51 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker
Broad_Shoulders_group.JPG_copy.jpgjpg Broad_Shoulders_group.JPG_copy.jpg manage 66 K 20 Sep 2014 - 15:03 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Broad_Shoulders_w.jpgjpg Broad_Shoulders_w.jpg manage 48 K 26 Dec 2009 - 03:27 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
Broad_shoulders9.jpgjpg Broad_shoulders9.jpg manage 206 K 28 Apr 2021 - 19:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
TbBroadShoulders_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg TbBroadShoulders_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 67 K 26 Feb 2010 - 00:34 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2004 Convention in Fresno, CA
broad01.jpgjpg broad01.jpg manage 99 K 17 May 2015 - 03:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
broad02.jpgjpg broad02.jpg manage 52 K 15 Jun 2015 - 19:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
broad_shouldersTIF.jpgjpg broad_shouldersTIF.jpg manage 46 K 04 Dec 2011 - 19:01 BetsyHiggins Photo by The Iris Fan
broadshoulders01.jpgjpg broadshoulders01.jpg manage 61 K 16 Dec 2014 - 14:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
broadshoulders02.jpgjpg broadshoulders02.jpg manage 165 K 20 Aug 2015 - 15:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
broadshoulders03.JPGJPG broadshoulders03.JPG manage 69 K 23 Aug 2015 - 14:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
broadshoulders04.jpgjpg broadshoulders04.jpg manage 72 K 19 Sep 2015 - 18:43 TerryLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
broadshoulders05.jpgjpg broadshoulders05.jpg manage 133 K 16 Mar 2017 - 19:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
broadshoulders08.jpgjpg broadshoulders08.jpg manage 74 K 10 Jul 2013 - 01:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
broadshoulders1.jpgjpg broadshoulders1.jpg manage 122 K 31 Jul 2020 - 02:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
broadshoulders2.jpgjpg broadshoulders2.jpg manage 212 K 23 Nov 2017 - 15:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
broadshoulders3.jpgjpg broadshoulders3.jpg manage 175 K 04 Feb 2017 - 03:52 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
broadshoulders4.jpgjpg broadshoulders4.jpg manage 192 K 27 Dec 2017 - 17:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
broadshoulders6.JPGJPG broadshoulders6.JPG manage 85 K 26 Oct 2018 - 19:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Viktor Karpenko-Ukraine
broadshoulders7.jpgjpg broadshoulders7.jpg manage 60 K 30 Mar 2013 - 01:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
broadshoulders9.jpgjpg broadshoulders9.jpg manage 60 K 06 Nov 2013 - 14:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
broaldshoulders44.JPGJPG broaldshoulders44.JPG manage 218 K 24 Nov 2020 - 14:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r57 - 22 Mar 2023, TerryLaurin
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