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■(IB) 'Blueberry Filly'

2000, Kasperek

'Blueberry Filly' (Brad Kasperek, R. 1998). Seedling #94-13-67. IB, 23" (58 cm). Very early bloom. Blue violet (RHS 89B/C), silver white streaking; style arms violet blue; beards light yellow; broken color pattern; slight fragrance. 'Batik' X 'Ostry White'. Zebra 2000.

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From AIS Bulletin #317 April 2000 Introducing BLUEBERRY FILLY (Kasperek '00) IB 23" VE, Very Early Bloomer! Blueberry-violet self is heavily streaked silver-white; violet-blue style arms, light yellow beards. Flower form shows influence of aphylla parentage. 5-7 buds. Batik X Ostry White (sdlg. 94·13·67). $25.00. Zebra Gardens.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BLUEBERRYFILLY9.jpgjpg BLUEBERRYFILLY9.jpg manage 287 K 29 Mar 2021 - 12:48 UnknownUser Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
BlueberryFilly6.JPGJPG BlueberryFilly6.JPG manage 62 K 19 Mar 2014 - 20:12 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
BlueberryFilly_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg BlueberryFilly_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 73 K 24 Oct 2010 - 02:19 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2009 Convention in Kansas City
IBBlueberryFilly.jpgjpg IBBlueberryFilly.jpg manage 56 K 04 Jan 2010 - 18:28 EleanorHutchison Photo by El Hutchison, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Z3
blueberry01.jpgjpg blueberry01.jpg manage 86 K 09 Jun 2015 - 16:25 UnknownUser Photo by El Hutchison-Manitoba
blueberryfilly01.jpgjpg blueberryfilly01.jpg manage 64 K 27 May 2017 - 21:20 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
blueberryfilly02.jpgjpg blueberryfilly02.jpg manage 79 K 14 Jul 2014 - 16:17 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
blueberryfilly03.jpgjpg blueberryfilly03.jpg manage 177 K 05 Jun 2019 - 02:33 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
blueberryfilly04.jpgjpg blueberryfilly04.jpg manage 336 K 15 Jun 2021 - 00:59 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
blueberryfilly040.JPGJPG blueberryfilly040.JPG manage 270 K 29 May 2023 - 19:21 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
blueberryfilly05.jpgjpg blueberryfilly05.jpg manage 69 K 08 Jul 2013 - 01:07 UnknownUser Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
blueberryfilly1.jpgjpg blueberryfilly1.jpg manage 218 K 06 Jun 2016 - 03:00 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Gessner Eggertson-Merlebleu Iris Garden-Manitoba,Canada
blueberryfilly4.jpgjpg blueberryfilly4.jpg manage 30 K 25 Apr 2013 - 16:00 UnknownUser photo by Zebra Gardens
blueberryfilly6.JPGJPG blueberryfilly6.JPG manage 50 K 04 Feb 2012 - 23:40 Main.htb ©2005 Laurie Frazer
Topic revision: r26 - 29 May 2023, TLaurin
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