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■(BB) 'Tightrope'

2020, Ghio

'Tightrope' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2020) Seedling 14-67B2. BB, 25" (64 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards white, light yellow midrib and base; style arms yellow, white ends; falls white, dark violet-blue blended band, shoulders yellow; beards yellow-tangerine, cream ends. Seedling U10-X30, unknown, X seedling U11-12L, unknown. Schreiner 2020.

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
tightrope.JPGJPG tightrope.JPG manage 225 K 01 Jan 2020 - 12:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bayview Gardens
tightrope1.JPGJPG tightrope1.JPG manage 130 K 01 Jan 2020 - 12:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bayview Gardens
tightrope2.jpgjpg tightrope2.jpg manage 151 K 30 Apr 2020 - 02:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
tightrope3.jpgjpg tightrope3.jpg manage 154 K 30 Apr 2020 - 02:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
tightrope5.JPGJPG tightrope5.JPG manage 112 K 18 Mar 2024 - 13:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
tightrope7.JPGJPG tightrope7.JPG manage 175 K 08 May 2024 - 19:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden
tightrope70.JPGJPG tightrope70.JPG manage 183 K 08 May 2024 - 19:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden
tightrope71.JPGJPG tightrope71.JPG manage 200 K 08 May 2024 - 19:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden
tightrope9.JPGJPG tightrope9.JPG manage 187 K 21 May 2021 - 11:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rick Tasco-Superstition Iris Gardens
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