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■(TB) 'Blanket of Snow'

2006, Johnson

'Blanket of Snow' (Thomas Johnson, R. 2006). Seedling# T178B. TB, 41" (104 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Milk white self, standards touched gold at base; falls slight gold haft veining deep in heart; beards yellow orange; sweet fragrance. 'Fundamental' X 'Fjord'. Mid-America 2006.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2006: BLANKET OF SNOW - TB, 41" (104 cm), Midseason-Late. Beautifully ruffled white flowers are blushed lemon at base of standards and on fall hafts. Finely proportioned show stalks have 5 branches and usually a rebranch or two with an amazing 12-16 buds. Blanket Of Snow is a great candidate for shows as it opens 4 and 5 flowers at once. Strong, healthy growth. Sdlg. T178B: Fundamental X Fjord. BONUS.


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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-- HeidiSoroken - 2009-12-23
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Blanket_of_Snow_1_1.JPGJPG Blanket_of_Snow_1_1.JPG manage 68 K 23 Dec 2009 - 03:46 HeidiSoroken Photo of 'Blanket of Snow' by Heidi Soroken
Blanket_of_Snow_Clump_1_1.jpgjpg Blanket_of_Snow_Clump_1_1.jpg manage 64 K 23 Dec 2009 - 03:45 HeidiSoroken Photo of 'Blanket of Snow' by Heidi Soroken
blanketofsnnow3.jpgjpg blanketofsnnow3.jpg manage 66 K 10 Nov 2017 - 23:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Gintaras Kilmaitis-Irisu Pasaulis-Lithuania
blanketofsnow-jb.jpgjpg blanketofsnow-jb.jpg manage 7 K 15 Jan 2013 - 15:45 Main.Harloiris photo by Chapman Iris
blanketofsnow01jpg.JPGJPG blanketofsnow01jpg.JPG manage 35 K 14 Dec 2014 - 20:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
blanketofsnow02.JPGJPG blanketofsnow02.JPG manage 55 K 05 Oct 2015 - 02:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pat Canter
blanketofsnow03.JPGJPG blanketofsnow03.JPG manage 50 K 01 Oct 2015 - 13:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pat Canter
blanketofsnow04.jpgjpg blanketofsnow04.jpg manage 390 K 21 Mar 2016 - 19:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
blanketofsnow05.jpgjpg blanketofsnow05.jpg manage 214 K 21 Mar 2016 - 20:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
blanketofsnow06.jpgjpg blanketofsnow06.jpg manage 72 K 24 Oct 2017 - 03:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
blanketofsnow07.jpgjpg blanketofsnow07.jpg manage 74 K 24 Oct 2017 - 03:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
blanketofsnow08.jpgjpg blanketofsnow08.jpg manage 85 K 24 Oct 2017 - 03:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
blanketofsnow09.jpgjpg blanketofsnow09.jpg manage 94 K 24 Oct 2017 - 03:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
blanketofsnow1.jpegjpeg blanketofsnow1.jpeg manage 101 K 24 Dec 2015 - 04:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
blanketofsnow1.jpgjpg blanketofsnow1.jpg manage 111 K 26 Jun 2019 - 19:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Karen Lockyear-Toronto,Ontario,Canada.
blanketofsnow10.jpgjpg blanketofsnow10.jpg manage 182 K 27 Sep 2018 - 12:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
blanketofsnow11.jpgjpg blanketofsnow11.jpg manage 107 K 27 Sep 2018 - 12:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
blanketofsnow12.jpgjpg blanketofsnow12.jpg manage 136 K 27 Sep 2018 - 12:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
blanketofsnow2.jpgjpg blanketofsnow2.jpg manage 192 K 20 Jul 2016 - 21:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Karen Lockyear-Toronto, Ontario, Canada
blanketofsnow5.jpgjpg blanketofsnow5.jpg manage 47 K 04 Oct 2013 - 22:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
blanketofsnow9.JPGJPG blanketofsnow9.JPG manage 177 K 05 Jun 2022 - 21:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r29 - 22 Nov 2022, TLaurin
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