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■(TB) 'Apollodorus'

1989, Tompkins

'Apollodorus' (Chet Tompkins, R. 1989) Seedling 84-59D. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards coppery gold with hazy taffy lilac overtone; falls blended saffron gold and copper tan, overlaid catawba brown,1/2" bright tawny gold border; deep gold beard; ruffled and laced. ('Easy Grace' x 'San Leandro') X ((('Bayberry Candle' x 'Hilight') x 'Copper Capers') x ('Bandolier' x (('Orange Parade' x 'Grand Teton') x 'Cosmopolitan'))). Fleur de Lis 1988.

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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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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-23
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Apollodorus.jpgjpg Apollodorus.jpg manage 32 K 15 Feb 2010 - 13:55 Main.shanatse  
Apollodorus10.jpgjpg Apollodorus10.jpg manage 50 K 27 Nov 2013 - 02:54 UnknownUser Photo by South Jersey Iris
Apollodorus11.jpgjpg Apollodorus11.jpg manage 56 K 15 Dec 2013 - 03:25 UnknownUser Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
Apollodorus12.jpgjpg Apollodorus12.jpg manage 70 K 19 Dec 2013 - 15:03 UnknownUser Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-Spain
Apollodorus13.jpgjpg Apollodorus13.jpg manage 77 K 19 Mar 2014 - 02:15 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
ApollodorusNN.jpgjpg ApollodorusNN.jpg manage 29 K 05 Nov 2011 - 20:39 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Apollodorus_w.jpgjpg Apollodorus_w.jpg manage 38 K 23 Dec 2009 - 00:06 MichaelGreenfield  
IMG_9035-X2_apollodorus.jpgjpg IMG_9035-X2_apollodorus.jpg manage 148 K 20 Feb 2016 - 23:28 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
apollodorous04.JPGJPG apollodorous04.JPG manage 422 K 14 Feb 2019 - 22:13 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen-taken at Tara Perennial Farm-Owen Sound-Ontario-Canada
apollodorous05.JPGJPG apollodorous05.JPG manage 303 K 17 Mar 2019 - 22:14 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
apollodorus02.JPGJPG apollodorus02.JPG manage 659 K 15 May 2017 - 03:16 UnknownUser Photo by Dorothy Vande-Wisconsin Iris Society
apollodorus03.jpgjpg apollodorus03.jpg manage 38 K 21 Nov 2018 - 20:26 UnknownUser Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
apollodorus04.jpgjpg apollodorus04.jpg manage 72 K 10 Jul 2021 - 22:38 UnknownUser Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
apollodorus07.jpgjpg apollodorus07.jpg manage 83 K 09 Jul 2013 - 23:39 UnknownUser Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
apollodorus2.jpgjpg apollodorus2.jpg manage 119 K 26 Apr 2020 - 21:43 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
apollodorus3.jpgjpg apollodorus3.jpg manage 175 K 23 Dec 2017 - 15:51 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
apollodorus4.jpgjpg apollodorus4.jpg manage 177 K 22 Nov 2017 - 16:17 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
apollodorus5.jpgjpg apollodorus5.jpg manage 50 K 28 Mar 2013 - 17:56 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
apollodorus8.jpgjpg apollodorus8.jpg manage 56 K 23 Aug 2013 - 00:29 UnknownUser Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
apollodorus9.jpgjpg apollodorus9.jpg manage 78 K 02 Nov 2013 - 19:56 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
apollodorusSPI.jpgjpg apollodorusSPI.jpg manage 55 K 11 Mar 2010 - 16:25 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
apollodorus_fl.jpgjpg apollodorus_fl.jpg manage 70 K 02 Mar 2011 - 21:00 IrisP  
appoldorous01.JPGJPG appoldorous01.JPG manage 73 K 27 Sep 2015 - 03:08 UnknownUser Photo by Pat Canter
Topic revision: r37 - 03 Nov 2022, Harloiris
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