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■(TB) 'Merry Amigo'

2009, Blyth

'Merry Amigo' (Barry Blyth, R. 2009). Seedling P3-1. TB, 38" (97 cm), Very early to midseason bloom. Standards pure white; falls red violet, well-defined 1/8" white edge; beards bright tangerine-orange. 'Decadence' X 'Pennant Fever'. Tempo Two 2009/10.

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Hybridizer's comment: Striking in its contrast and an example of a true amoena with pure white standards with no other colour; falls are rich red violet and with a well defined 1/8" white edge, so precise. Beards are bright tangerine orange. Nice sculptured ruffling on the petals. Show branching. 50 or more years ago we grew a variety called 'Wabash'. This is a very modern updated version of that old favourite. Fertile but not easy.
 

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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-02-19
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BHP_6374-X2_merry_amigo.jpgjpg BHP_6374-X2_merry_amigo.jpg manage 156 K 20 Feb 2016 - 04:41 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
DSCN2324.JPGJPG DSCN2324.JPG manage 68 K 24 Jul 2010 - 14:50 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs. Picture taken at Keith Keppel's garden.
DSCN2325.JPGJPG DSCN2325.JPG manage 68 K 24 Jul 2010 - 14:49 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs. Picture taken at Keith Keppel's garden.
KMerryAmigoclumpkp.JPGJPG KMerryAmigoclumpkp.JPG manage 42 K 07 Jan 2013 - 16:55 KentPfeiffer Taken at Keith Keppel's garden on May 21, 2011
MERRYAMIGO01.jpgjpg MERRYAMIGO01.jpg manage 132 K 07 Dec 2015 - 04:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schwertlilienoase Klaus Burkhardt-Germany
MERRYAMIGO02.jpgjpg MERRYAMIGO02.jpg manage 102 K 06 Mar 2017 - 03:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schwertilienoase Klaus Burkhardt-Germany
MERRYAMIGO1.JPGJPG MERRYAMIGO1.JPG manage 180 K 23 Nov 2018 - 15:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debbie Carpenter-Iris Splendor Garden-Australia.
MERRY_AMIGO_Stem_by_Barry_Blyth.jpgjpg MERRY_AMIGO_Stem_by_Barry_Blyth.jpg manage 74 K 29 Mar 2010 - 10:45 Main.Laymont+ by Barry Blyth, Tempo Two, Australia
MERRY_AMIGO_by_Barry_Blyth.jpgjpg MERRY_AMIGO_by_Barry_Blyth.jpg manage 55 K 29 Mar 2010 - 10:45 Main.Laymont+ by Barry Blyth, Tempo Two, Australia
MerryAmigo.jpgjpg MerryAmigo.jpg manage 69 K 25 Feb 2014 - 21:55 BrindaMandella MerryAmigo@TheLab, Grand Prairie, Tx
MerryAmigo01.jpgjpg MerryAmigo01.jpg manage 58 K 10 Oct 2014 - 22:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
MerryAmigo04.JPGJPG MerryAmigo04.JPG manage 150 K 26 Aug 2016 - 01:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by The Shady Spot
MerryAmigo11.jpgjpg MerryAmigo11.jpg manage 58 K 17 Jul 2013 - 20:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
Merry_Amigo.jpgjpg Merry_Amigo.jpg manage 65 K 25 Feb 2014 - 21:55 BrindaMandella MerryAmigo@TheLab, Grand Prairie, Tx
merry-amigo1-16.jpgjpg merry-amigo1-16.jpg manage 102 K 18 Sep 2016 - 06:21 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
merry01.jpgjpg merry01.jpg manage 57 K 05 Feb 2015 - 21:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
merryamigo01.jpgjpg merryamigo01.jpg manage 82 K 22 Sep 2014 - 15:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
merryamigo02.jpgjpg merryamigo02.jpg manage 56 K 05 May 2014 - 16:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lauers Flowers
merryamigo03.jpgjpg merryamigo03.jpg manage 63 K 10 Nov 2014 - 22:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
merryamigo04.jpgjpg merryamigo04.jpg manage 88 K 06 Jul 2013 - 14:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lauer's Flowers
merryamigo05.jpgjpg merryamigo05.jpg manage 59 K 17 Jun 2015 - 19:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alla Chernoguz-Ukraine
merryamigo06.jpgjpg merryamigo06.jpg manage 151 K 19 Mar 2017 - 14:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
merryamigo07.jpegjpeg merryamigo07.jpeg manage 79 K 25 Oct 2018 - 02:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Viktor Karpenko-Ukraine
merryamigo1.jpegjpeg merryamigo1.jpeg manage 97 K 25 Dec 2015 - 03:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Stout Gardens at Dancingtree
merryamigo12.JPGJPG merryamigo12.JPG manage 64 K 22 Jul 2013 - 19:37 Main.TLaurin Photo By Iris Sisters Farm
merryamigo13.JPGJPG merryamigo13.JPG manage 32 K 22 Jul 2013 - 19:38 Main.TLaurin Photo By Iris Sisters Farm
merryamigo14.JPGJPG merryamigo14.JPG manage 63 K 27 Aug 2013 - 19:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
merryamigo15.jpgjpg merryamigo15.jpg manage 70 K 12 Nov 2013 - 16:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
merryamigo16.JPGJPG merryamigo16.JPG manage 64 K 30 Jan 2014 - 04:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
merryamigo17.JPGJPG merryamigo17.JPG manage 69 K 30 Jan 2014 - 04:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
merryamigo18.JPGJPG merryamigo18.JPG manage 74 K 30 Jan 2014 - 04:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
merryamigo21.jpgjpg merryamigo21.jpg manage 50 K 28 Feb 2014 - 17:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
merryamigo4.JPGJPG merryamigo4.JPG manage 57 K 03 Jun 2013 - 00:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm, Tara, ON Canada z5a
merryamigo6.jpgjpg merryamigo6.jpg manage 198 K 29 Nov 2017 - 16:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
merryamigo7.jpgjpg merryamigo7.jpg manage 37 K 05 Apr 2013 - 19:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
merryamigo8.jpgjpg merryamigo8.jpg manage 50 K 15 May 2013 - 22:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r49 - 23 Nov 2018, TLaurin
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