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■(TB) 'Amber Snow'

1987/88, Blyth

'Amber Snow' (Barry Blyth, R. 1987). Seedling S181A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Very early to early bloom. Standards pure white; Falls rich apricot; bright tangerine beard. 'Alpine Journey' X 'Beachgirl'. Tempo Two 1987/88.

See below:

amber01.jpgAmberSnow.jpgambersnow01.jpgAmberSnow01.jpgAMBERSNOW01.jpgAmberSnow02.jpgAmberSnow03.jpgAmberSnow06.jpgambersnow09.JPGAmberSnow2.jpgambersnow4.jpgambersnow5.jpgAmberSnow6.JPGAMBERSNOW6.JPGAmberSnow7.jpgAmberSnow9.jpgAmberSnowEI.jpgIris germanica Amber Snow.JPGTBAmberSnow1.jpg


Awaiting original catalog description


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

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-- AnitaMoran - 2010-01-28
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
AMBERSNOW01.jpgjpg AMBERSNOW01.jpg manage 107 K 04 Dec 2015 - 15:44 UnknownUser Photo by Schwertlilienoase Klaus Burkhardt-Germany
AMBERSNOW6.JPGJPG AMBERSNOW6.JPG manage 124 K 04 Dec 2019 - 23:48 UnknownUser Photo by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-Australia
AmberSnow.jpgjpg AmberSnow.jpg manage 191 K 09 Oct 2018 - 18:17 UnknownUser Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia.
AmberSnow01.jpgjpg AmberSnow01.jpg manage 531 K 18 Oct 2015 - 20:49 UnknownUser Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
AmberSnow02.jpgjpg AmberSnow02.jpg manage 132 K 27 Feb 2017 - 15:39 UnknownUser Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
AmberSnow03.jpgjpg AmberSnow03.jpg manage 115 K 14 Sep 2017 - 02:30 UnknownUser Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
AmberSnow06.jpgjpg AmberSnow06.jpg manage 54 K 19 Apr 2014 - 11:25 UnknownUser Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
AmberSnow2.jpgjpg AmberSnow2.jpg manage 18 K 18 Nov 2010 - 09:03 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
AmberSnow6.JPGJPG AmberSnow6.JPG manage 31 K 03 Feb 2014 - 01:04 UnknownUser Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
AmberSnow7.jpgjpg AmberSnow7.jpg manage 65 K 18 Mar 2014 - 17:04 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
AmberSnow9.jpgjpg AmberSnow9.jpg manage 203 K 22 Sep 2021 - 03:14 UnknownUser Photo by Michael Barnes- Iris Australis-Australia
AmberSnowEI.jpgjpg AmberSnowEI.jpg manage 32 K 07 Dec 2012 - 20:26 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Iris_germanica_Amber_Snow.JPGJPG Iris_germanica_Amber_Snow.JPG manage 35 K 27 Feb 2010 - 14:57 Main.chinon36 photo taken in the Parc Floral de Vincennes, Paris, France, zone 7
TBAmberSnow1.jpgjpg TBAmberSnow1.jpg manage 74 K 17 Mar 2017 - 01:23 Main.ARBoyes  
amber01.jpgjpg amber01.jpg manage 86 K 12 May 2015 - 20:28 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
ambersnow01.jpgjpg ambersnow01.jpg manage 63 K 01 Nov 2014 - 18:18 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
ambersnow09.JPGJPG ambersnow09.JPG manage 176 K 27 Feb 2020 - 18:41 UnknownUser Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
ambersnow4.jpgjpg ambersnow4.jpg manage 32 K 28 Mar 2013 - 16:12 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
ambersnow5.jpgjpg ambersnow5.jpg manage 65 K 02 Nov 2013 - 16:29 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r32 - 05 Dec 2021, BobPries
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