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■(TB) 'High Desert'

2015, Keppel

'High Desert' (Keith Keppel, R. 2014) Seedling 09-88C. TB, 40" (102 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards chrome lemon (M&P 9-KL-2); style arms goldenrod (10-L-5); falls martius yellow (9-J-1) ground paling to warm white in center, narrow dark greyed red-purple (48-J-9) band, veined shoulders and dart below beard; beards mustard orange and light purple; plicata. Seedling 02-92A: ('Inside Track' x 'Spice Lord') X 'Reckless Abandon'. Keppel 2015. Honorable Mention 2017; Award of Merit 2019. 2nd Prize Franciris® 2017.

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20190524 060710Photo by Dorothy Parker in Burleson TXHIGH DESERT (Keppel 2015)Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters FarmPhoto by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS ConventionPhoto by Keith Keppel IrisesPhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-GermanyPhoto by Kate Brewitt at Bay View GardensPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by AitkenPhoto by SchreinerPhoto by Larry Lauer-LauerPhoto by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain IrisPhoto by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain IrisPhoto by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain IrisPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-AustraliaPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Kenneth Fenn-Newbridge-Victoria-AustraliaPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Lynn Owen-Welshpool-United KingdomPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- Francein the Franciris 2017 garden - Paris - Jérôme Boulon

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Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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 - 2011-03-07

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
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20190524_060710.jpgjpg 20190524_060710.jpg manage 1 MB 02 Dec 2019 - 09:19 ElenaRozhkova  
HIGHDESERT4.JPGJPG HIGHDESERT4.JPG manage 482 K 12 Dec 2018 - 16:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
HIGHDESERT6.JPGJPG HIGHDESERT6.JPG manage 144 K 05 Dec 2019 - 21:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-Australia
HIGH_DESERT_(Keppel_2015).JPGJPG HIGH_DESERT_(Keppel_2015).JPG manage 744 K 13 Aug 2016 - 20:38 PerryDyer  
High Desert 2024-1 2.jpgjpg High Desert 2024-1 2.jpg manage 49 K 08 Apr 2024 - 12:24 Main.Ladylovingdove Photo by Dorothy Parker in Burleson TX
HighDesert.jpgjpg HighDesert.jpg manage 692 K 18 Oct 2016 - 03:55 Main.rshadlow Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
HighDesert5.JPGJPG HighDesert5.JPG manage 131 K 08 Jun 2024 - 21:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
HighDesert8.JPGJPG HighDesert8.JPG manage 190 K 30 Jun 2024 - 18:57 TerryLaurin Photo by Lynn Owen-Welshpool-United Kingdom
highdesert01.jpgjpg highdesert01.jpg manage 79 K 03 Aug 2015 - 01:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
highdesert02.JPGJPG highdesert02.JPG manage 74 K 15 Dec 2016 - 21:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel Irises
highdesert03.jpgjpg highdesert03.jpg manage 101 K 15 May 2018 - 14:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
highdesert04.JPGJPG highdesert04.JPG manage 242 K 28 Apr 2024 - 19:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
highdesert05.JPGJPG highdesert05.JPG manage 301 K 18 May 2019 - 02:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at Bay View Gardens
highdesert06.jpgjpg highdesert06.jpg manage 140 K 25 Jan 2023 - 02:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
highdesert060.jpgjpg highdesert060.jpg manage 135 K 25 Jan 2023 - 16:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
highdesert061.jpgjpg highdesert061.jpg manage 158 K 30 Jan 2023 - 15:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
highdesert062.JPGJPG highdesert062.JPG manage 212 K 27 Aug 2023 - 03:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
highdesert063.JPGJPG highdesert063.JPG manage 149 K 07 Jun 2024 - 18:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
highdesert07.jpgjpg highdesert07.jpg manage 56 K 08 Aug 2021 - 02:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
highdesert08.jpgjpg highdesert08.jpg manage 270 K 06 Aug 2021 - 02:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
highdesert09.jpgjpg highdesert09.jpg manage 123 K 23 Jun 2021 - 22:22 TerryLaurin Photo by Larry Lauer-Lauer's Flowers
highdesert1.jpgjpg highdesert1.jpg manage 61 K 18 Apr 2016 - 15:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
highdesert10.JPGJPG highdesert10.JPG manage 152 K 08 Jun 2021 - 22:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
highdesert11.jpgjpg highdesert11.jpg manage 219 K 26 Apr 2023 - 12:14 TerryLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
highdesert2.JPGJPG highdesert2.JPG manage 55 K 01 Jun 2017 - 19:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
highdesert3.JPGJPG highdesert3.JPG manage 143 K 11 Jun 2021 - 01:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
highdesert30.JPGJPG highdesert30.JPG manage 135 K 07 Jul 2022 - 02:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
highdesert4.jpgjpg highdesert4.jpg manage 317 K 20 Jul 2022 - 02:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
highdesert40.jpgjpg highdesert40.jpg manage 246 K 20 Jul 2022 - 02:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
highdesert5.JPGJPG highdesert5.JPG manage 81 K 19 Aug 2021 - 01:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
highdesert6.jpgjpg highdesert6.jpg manage 518 K 26 Dec 2019 - 21:36 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
highdesert7.JPGJPG highdesert7.JPG manage 149 K 11 Jan 2024 - 16:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Kenneth Fenn-Newbridge-Victoria-Australia
highdesert8.JPGJPG highdesert8.JPG manage 268 K 03 Dec 2020 - 21:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
highdesert9.JPGJPG highdesert9.JPG manage 270 K 03 Dec 2020 - 21:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
highdesert99.JPGJPG highdesert99.JPG manage 266 K 03 Dec 2020 - 21:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
tmp_9560-WP_20170524_19_14_24_Pro1474572971.jpgjpg tmp_9560-WP_20170524_19_14_24_Pro1474572971.jpg manage 200 K 27 May 2017 - 19:22 JeromeBoulon in the Franciris 2017 garden - Paris - Jérôme Boulon
Topic revision: r52 - 30 Jun 2024, TerryLaurin
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