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■(TB) 'Be Original'

2009, Ghio

'Be Original' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2008). Seedling# 03-62E2. TB, 33" (84 cm), Early to late bloom. Standards apricot deepening at center and midrib; falls white, orchid band; beards red. Seedling# 01-158N3: (seedling# U970-10I, unknown, x seedling# 99-4L3: (seedling# 97-13: (seedling# 95-22I: ('Paint It Black' x 'Romantic Evening') x 'Night Game') x seedling# 97-46N: ('Impulsive' x 'Ocelot'))) X seedling# 01-35C5: (seedling# 99-33W3: (seedling# 97-41 B2: (seedling# 95-36D, 'Impulsive' sibling x 'Dear Jean') x seedling# 97-36H3, 'Revere' sibling) x seedling# 99-94bo: ('Brave Face' x seedling# 97-41 B2)). Bay View 2009. Honorable Mention 2011.

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photo of Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Burgard Iris FarmPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by AitkenPhoto by Judy Tapio-Jubilee GardensPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Riley Probst taken at the 2010 AIS National ConventionPhoto by LauerPhoto by Mary Ellen ReedPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters FarmPhoto by Debbie Carpenter-Iris Splendor Garden-Australia.Photo by Mid-America GardenPhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by SchreinerPhoto by LoktevPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Superstition Iris GardensPhoto by Napa Country Iris GardensPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-GermanyPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotTaken in my garden in Southern CA
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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

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-- WilliamChaney - 2009-12-18
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BEORIGINAL1.JPGJPG BEORIGINAL1.JPG manage 142 K 22 Nov 2018 - 20:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Debbie Carpenter-Iris Splendor Garden-Australia.
BeOriginal04.JPGJPG BeOriginal04.JPG manage 154 K 04 Dec 2016 - 20:57 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
BeOriginal7.jpgjpg BeOriginal7.jpg manage 48 K 16 Jul 2013 - 21:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
TbBeOriginal_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg TbBeOriginal_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 72 K 24 May 2010 - 03:58 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my garden in Southern CA
be-original09.jpgjpg be-original09.jpg manage 16 K 18 Dec 2009 - 02:50 Main.Bill photo of 'Be Original'
be01.jpgjpg be01.jpg manage 46 K 02 Feb 2015 - 16:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
be02.jpgjpg be02.jpg manage 67 K 08 May 2015 - 02:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
beoriginal01.jpgjpg beoriginal01.jpg manage 53 K 17 Nov 2014 - 01:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
beoriginal010.JPGJPG beoriginal010.JPG manage 134 K 26 Jan 2024 - 13:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
beoriginal02.jpgjpg beoriginal02.jpg manage 42 K 26 Apr 2014 - 17:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
beoriginal03.jpgjpg beoriginal03.jpg manage 159 K 16 Mar 2017 - 13:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
beoriginal04.jpgjpg beoriginal04.jpg manage 99 K 29 Jul 2019 - 01:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst taken at the 2010 AIS National Convention
beoriginal06.jpgjpg beoriginal06.jpg manage 79 K 05 Jul 2013 - 20:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Lauer's Flowers
beoriginal07.jpgjpg beoriginal07.jpg manage 112 K 11 Aug 2019 - 01:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Ellen Reed
beoriginal09.jpgjpg beoriginal09.jpg manage 121 K 30 Jun 2020 - 10:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
beoriginal1.jpgjpg beoriginal1.jpg manage 398 K 09 Apr 2016 - 03:22 TerryLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
beoriginal11.jpgjpg beoriginal11.jpg manage 50 K 28 Feb 2014 - 13:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
beoriginal12.jpgjpg beoriginal12.jpg manage 64 K 13 Mar 2014 - 23:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
beoriginal2.jpgjpg beoriginal2.jpg manage 383 K 01 Oct 2016 - 21:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
beoriginal3.jpgjpg beoriginal3.jpg manage 31 K 31 Jul 2017 - 01:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
beoriginal4.jpgjpg beoriginal4.jpg manage 47 K 28 Mar 2013 - 22:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
beoriginal5.jpgjpg beoriginal5.jpg manage 55 K 21 May 2013 - 02:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
beoriginal7.JPGJPG beoriginal7.JPG manage 215 K 12 Apr 2024 - 02:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
beoriginal8.jpegjpeg beoriginal8.jpeg manage 116 K 24 Dec 2015 - 03:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
beoriginal9.jpegjpeg beoriginal9.jpeg manage 115 K 24 Dec 2015 - 03:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
beorignal3.jpgjpg beorignal3.jpg manage 158 K 17 Apr 2017 - 14:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
Topic revision: r45 - 12 Apr 2024, TerryLaurin
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