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■(TB) 'Prince George'

1997, Shoop

'Prince George' (George Shoop by Keith Keppel, R. 1996). Seedling 90-7-1. TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards cool white (M&P 41-A-4) fading white (41-A-2); style arms cool white, amber white (11-B-1) crest flush; falls perilla purple (42-K-12), paling (42-J-11) toward edge and between veins, pallid lavender blue (42-A-2) wire rim, conspicuous circular pattern from hafts to below beard of perilla purple to greenish tan (14-H-4) veins on white; beards bittersweet orange (3-B-12), base white; ruffled. 'Parisian Flight' X 'Condottiere'. Keppel 1997. Honorable Mention 1999.

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photo by ElladanPrince George flIriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCEPhoto by Richmond Irises-New ZealandPhoto by Paul BlackPhoto by Barry Blyth-AustraliaPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis GardenPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto scanned from the 1997 Keith Keppel Iris catalogue by Terry LaurinPhoto scanned from the 2003 CooleyPhoto by Amazing Iris, NZPhoto by Amazing Iris Garden-New ZealandPhoto by C   T Iris PatchPhoto by The Iris Fan


From AIS Bulletin #305 April 1997 Introducing PRINCE GEORGE (Shoop) TB, M 37" (Parisian Flight X Condottiere) Fanciful purple amoena, white standards and sunburst pattern in falls, bittersweet beards. George's type of iris! #90-7-1. $40.00. Keith Keppel.


See: 'Condottiere' progeny.


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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PrinceGeorge-2014-1.jpgjpg PrinceGeorge-2014-1.jpg manage 50 K 16 Dec 2015 - 15:51 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
PrinceGeorge01.jpgjpg PrinceGeorge01.jpg manage 63 K 25 Mar 2015 - 18:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black
PrinceGeorge03.jpgjpg PrinceGeorge03.jpg manage 60 K 25 Mar 2015 - 20:57 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
PrinceGeorgeAI.jpgjpg PrinceGeorgeAI.jpg manage 14 K 06 Dec 2012 - 20:05 BetsyHiggins Photo by Amazing Iris, NZ
PrinceGeorgeAli.jpgjpg PrinceGeorgeAli.jpg manage 38 K 25 Jan 2021 - 20:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
PrinceGeorgeCT.jpgjpg PrinceGeorgeCT.jpg manage 23 K 01 Nov 2011 - 13:56 BetsyHiggins Photo by C & T Iris Patch
Prince_George_fl.jpgjpg Prince_George_fl.jpg manage 38 K 05 Apr 2011 - 20:52 IrisP  
prince_george_66.jpgjpg prince_george_66.jpg manage 71 K 27 Dec 2010 - 00:55 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
princegeorge01.jpgjpg princegeorge01.jpg manage 45 K 28 Jul 2014 - 01:22 TerryLaurin Photo by Richmond Irises-New Zealand
princegeorge02.jpgjpg princegeorge02.jpg manage 60 K 24 Oct 2015 - 15:16 TerryLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
princegeorge03.jpgjpg princegeorge03.jpg manage 101 K 14 Jul 2019 - 02:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
princegeorge2.jpgjpg princegeorge2.jpg manage 58 K 19 Sep 2016 - 03:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
princegeorge3.jpgjpg princegeorge3.jpg manage 277 K 01 Dec 2019 - 16:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
princegeorge4.jpgjpg princegeorge4.jpg manage 363 K 01 Dec 2019 - 16:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
princegeorge5.jpgjpg princegeorge5.jpg manage 301 K 30 Nov 2017 - 22:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
princegeorge6.jpgjpg princegeorge6.jpg manage 32 K 08 Apr 2013 - 02:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
princegeorge7.jpgjpg princegeorge7.jpg manage 74 K 30 Jan 2014 - 22:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
princegeorge8.JPGJPG princegeorge8.JPG manage 185 K 13 Dec 2020 - 04:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
princegeorge9.JPGJPG princegeorge9.JPG manage 318 K 06 Nov 2020 - 16:23 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1997 Keith Keppel Iris catalogue by Terry Laurin
princegeorge91.JPGJPG princegeorge91.JPG manage 333 K 15 Jan 2021 - 15:50 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 2003 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
princegeorgeTIF.jpgjpg princegeorgeTIF.jpg manage 45 K 05 Dec 2011 - 20:15 BetsyHiggins Photo by The Iris Fan
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