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■(TB) 'Age Of Innocence By Clinefelter'

1954, Clinefelter

'Age Of Innocence' (Robert O. Clinefelter, R. 1952). Seedling 123. TB, 30" (76 cm), Early bloom. White self, blue influence. 'Gudrun' X 'Paulette'. Fleur de Lis 1954.

Note: note to be confused with 'Age Of Innocence' by Kerr 1994.

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Fleur de Lis Gardens. (1954). Iris and hemerocallis catalog. American Iris Society Iris Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://wiki.irises.org/pub/Hist/Info1954CatalogFleurDeLis/1954%20Fleur%20de%20Lis%20Gardens.pdf.
AGE OF INNOCENCE (Clinefelter 1954) E. M. 36 in. No. 123. Gudrun x Paulette. From Mr. Robert Clinefelter of Omaha, Nebr. comes this new iris. A lovely new white with a faint flush of blue throughout and a full blue tipped beard. The heavily substanced, satiny flowers are large, with broad petals and slightly flaring elongated form. Fast growing, hardy and very free flowers. (Fleur De Lis, 1954).

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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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019


-- BetsyHiggins - 2012-04-08
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Age Of Innocence 2019.jpgjpg Age Of Innocence 2019.jpg manage 80 K 29 May 2019 - 15:30 DottieLadman  
AgeOfInnocenceDCL.jpgjpg AgeOfInnocenceDCL.jpg manage 33 K 09 Apr 2012 - 22:44 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Dottie Clinefelter Ladman
ageofinnocence01.JPGJPG ageofinnocence01.JPG manage 443 K 25 Apr 2018 - 14:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
ageofinnocence02.JPGJPG ageofinnocence02.JPG manage 936 K 25 Apr 2018 - 14:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
ageofinnocence03.JPGJPG ageofinnocence03.JPG manage 164 K 06 Jun 2020 - 21:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
ageofinnocence04.JPGJPG ageofinnocence04.JPG manage 151 K 06 Jun 2020 - 21:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r15 - 22 Dec 2020, Harloiris
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