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■(BB) 'Impelling'

1979, Boushay

'Impelling' (Jack Boushay, R. BB, 1979). Seedling #71-BE-19. 21" (54 cm). Midseason bloom. Pink and yellow blend with more yellow on hafts; persimmon orange (Wilson 710) beard. Seedling #69-80-11: ('Kingdom' x 'Ultrapoise') X unknown. J & J Iris 1979. Honorable Mention 1984.

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Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collectionPhoto scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionPhoto scanned from the Larry Harder slide collectionPhoto by Hornbaker Gardens


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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.

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Impelling02.jpgjpg Impelling02.jpg manage 86 K 07 Jun 2014 - 00:32 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
ImpellingHG.jpgjpg ImpellingHG.jpg manage 132 K 13 Apr 2012 - 22:02 BetsyHiggins Photo by Hornbaker Gardens
impelling.JPGJPG impelling.JPG manage 554 K 16 Jul 2018 - 01:47 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection
impelling1.JPGJPG impelling1.JPG manage 518 K 16 Jul 2018 - 01:49 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection
Topic revision: r15 - 09 Apr 2022, Harloiris
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