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■(JI) 'Frosted Intrigue'

1997, Bauer/Coble

'Frosted Intrigue' (Bob Bauer and John Coble, R. 1998) Seedling J89T-2. JI (6 falls), 36" (90 cm), Midseason bloom. Dark blue violet center, few light blue rays shading into red violet edge, rim frosty light blue; signals yellow; style arms white, multiple, violet crests feathered. 'Foreign Intrigue' X 'Frosted Pyramid'. Ensata Gardens 1997. Honorable Mention 2000.

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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some Japanese 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 but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Frosted01.JPGJPG Frosted01.JPG manage 90 K 02 Feb 2015 - 03:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
FrostedIntrigue01.jpgjpg FrostedIntrigue01.jpg manage 162 K 14 Dec 2015 - 21:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harbour Breezes Daylilies & Japanese Iris-Head of Jeddore-Nova Scotia-Canada
FrostedIntrique_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg FrostedIntrique_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 71 K 13 Jun 2010 - 23:16 Main.janlauritzen Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Frostedintrigue4.JPGJPG Frostedintrigue4.JPG manage 82 K 19 Jun 2013 - 18:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
IMG_6298-X2_frosted_intrigue.jpgjpg IMG_6298-X2_frosted_intrigue.jpg manage 259 K 17 Feb 2016 - 05:45 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
fostedintrigue04.jpgjpg fostedintrigue04.jpg manage 194 K 29 Jun 2020 - 18:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
frosted-intrigue1-17.jpgjpg frosted-intrigue1-17.jpg manage 219 K 27 Aug 2017 - 06:14 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser, taken at Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
frosted02.jpgjpg frosted02.jpg manage 61 K 23 Apr 2015 - 19:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
frostedintrigue01.JPGJPG frostedintrigue01.JPG manage 858 K 06 Dec 2015 - 19:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
frostedintrigue02.JPGJPG frostedintrigue02.JPG manage 1 MB 09 Dec 2017 - 21:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
frostedintrigue020.JPGJPG frostedintrigue020.JPG manage 165 K 22 Dec 2023 - 21:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
frostedintrigue03.jpgjpg frostedintrigue03.jpg manage 144 K 04 Jul 2019 - 11:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
frostedintrigue9.JPGJPG frostedintrigue9.JPG manage 149 K 16 Apr 2021 - 12:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carol Warner-Draycott Gardens
Topic revision: r32 - 29 Dec 2023, Harloiris
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