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■(BB) 'I'm Smitten'

2018, Blyth

'I'm Smitten' (Barry Blyth, R. 2017). Seedling X127-BB. TB, 38" (97 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards creamy pink, orchid pink flush blended through midribs; falls pale soft creamy pink, soft rose wash on hafts extending beside beards; beards white, tangerine in throat; slight fragrance. 'Magical' X 'Avenue of Dreams'. Mid-America 2018.

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Photo by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Kenneth Fenn-Newbridge-Victoria-AustraliaPhoto by Mid-America Garden.


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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
imsitten3.jpgjpg imsitten3.jpg manage 138 K 02 Feb 2023 - 15:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
imsmitten4.jpgjpg imsmitten4.jpg manage 137 K 21 Jan 2023 - 21:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
imsmitten5.jpgjpg imsmitten5.jpg manage 219 K 20 Jul 2022 - 02:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
imsmitten50.jpgjpg imsmitten50.jpg manage 389 K 20 Jul 2022 - 02:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
imsmitten7.JPGJPG imsmitten7.JPG manage 151 K 11 Jan 2024 - 16:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Kenneth Fenn-Newbridge-Victoria-Australia
imsmitten9.JPGJPG imsmitten9.JPG manage 126 K 21 Jun 2021 - 23:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden.
Topic revision: r6 - 11 Jan 2024, TerryLaurin
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