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■(IB) 'Strawberry Love'

1985, Blyth

'Strawberry Love' (Barry Blyth). Seedling #R70-3. IB, 20" (51 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards vivid rose pink; falls slightly deeper; saturn red beard. (('Guinea Gold' x 'Pulse Rate') x 'Catani' sibling) X ('Tomorrow's Child' x ('Love Chant' x 'Festive Skirt')). Tempo Two 1985/86. Pod fertile.

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From Tempo Two catalog, 1985: STRAWBERRY LOVE (Blyth '85 Aust.) Intermediate. E·M. 20". Sdlg R70-3. A super intermediate that we love as do many others who have seen it. Colour is rose pink, a vivid colour, just slightly deeper falls but hardly noticeable. Bright saturn red beards. Super grower and makes an instant clump. Great 3 way branching like its sister Candy Walk. $12.50.


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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-- LoicT - 2009-12-14
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StrawberryLove02.jpgjpg StrawberryLove02.jpg manage 72 K 27 Apr 2015 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth
StrawberryLove03.jpgjpg StrawberryLove03.jpg manage 58 K 27 Apr 2015 - 02:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth
StrawberryLove04.jpgjpg StrawberryLove04.jpg manage 70 K 27 Apr 2015 - 02:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth
StrawberryLove1.jpgjpg StrawberryLove1.jpg manage 140 K 13 Sep 2017 - 21:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
Strawberry_Love_1985_Blyth_ib.JPGJPG Strawberry_Love_1985_Blyth_ib.JPG manage 53 K 14 Dec 2009 - 15:41 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
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strawberrylove01.JPGJPG strawberrylove01.JPG manage 57 K 28 Nov 2014 - 20:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
strawberrylove02.JPGJPG strawberrylove02.JPG manage 74 K 31 Dec 2014 - 03:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden, Aurora, ON Canada
strawberrylove03.JPGJPG strawberrylove03.JPG manage 346 K 08 May 2017 - 15:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Dorothy Vande-Wisconsin Iris Society
strawberrylove04.jpgjpg strawberrylove04.jpg manage 102 K 08 Jul 2013 - 20:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
strawberrylove05.jpgjpg strawberrylove05.jpg manage 135 K 20 Aug 2015 - 13:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
strawberrylove06.jpgjpg strawberrylove06.jpg manage 185 K 21 Nov 2015 - 14:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
strawberrylove07.JPGJPG strawberrylove07.JPG manage 115 K 05 May 2017 - 02:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ontario,Canada-Zone 5
strawberrylove08.JPGJPG strawberrylove08.JPG manage 160 K 26 Mar 2019 - 19:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5
strawberrylove3.jpgjpg strawberrylove3.jpg manage 322 K 27 Aug 2017 - 02:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
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strawberrylove4.jpgjpg strawberrylove4.jpg manage 763 K 09 Aug 2017 - 21:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-France
strawberrylove9.JPGJPG strawberrylove9.JPG manage 193 K 23 May 2022 - 02:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
strawberrylove90.JPGJPG strawberrylove90.JPG manage 179 K 17 Jun 2023 - 03:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
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