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■(TB) 'Bon Appétit'

2006, Aitken

'Bon Appétit' (J. Terry Aitken, R/ 2006). Seedling# 99T52. TB, 44" (112 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards medium pink; style arms pink; falls medium blue-lavender, lighter at beard, smooth pink flush over haft area; beards white tipped pink. 'Pond Lily' X 'Boudoir'. Aitken 2006. Honorable Mention 2008; Award of Merit 2011.

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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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BHP_0123-X2_bon_appetite.jpgjpg BHP_0123-X2_bon_appetite.jpg manage 186 K 19 Feb 2016 - 00:41 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Bon Appetit TB J. Terry Aitken 2006.jpgjpg Bon Appetit TB J. Terry Aitken 2006.jpg manage 547 K 15 Mar 2021 - 20:03 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
BonAppetit6.JPGJPG BonAppetit6.JPG manage 105 K 29 Mar 2018 - 03:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
BonAppetit_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg BonAppetit_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 66 K 06 Sep 2011 - 06:49 Main.janlauritzen Taken at Mystic Lake Gardens, Nuevo, Ca - site of AIS 2012 Convention
BonAppetit_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg BonAppetit_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 65 K 16 Jan 2013 - 03:36 Main.janlauritzen Taken at Mystic Lake Gardens, Nuevo, CA - AIS 2012 Convention
BonAppetite7.jpgjpg BonAppetite7.jpg manage 62 K 16 Jul 2013 - 20:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
Bon_Appetit.JPGJPG Bon_Appetit.JPG manage 68 K 11 Apr 2010 - 16:25 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN2658.JPGJPG DSCN2658.JPG manage 66 K 11 Apr 2010 - 05:41 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
bon01.jpgjpg bon01.jpg manage 75 K 08 May 2015 - 02:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
bonappetit02.jpgjpg bonappetit02.jpg manage 593 K 30 Dec 2015 - 14:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
bonappetit03.jpgjpg bonappetit03.jpg manage 156 K 16 Mar 2017 - 18:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
bonappetit08.JPGJPG bonappetit08.JPG manage 225 K 23 Nov 2020 - 22:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
bonappetit09.jpgjpg bonappetit09.jpg manage 172 K 21 Jul 2020 - 00:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
bonappetit090.jpgjpg bonappetit090.jpg manage 292 K 30 May 2022 - 02:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
bonappetit6.JPGJPG bonappetit6.JPG manage 53 K 02 Jun 2013 - 02:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm, Tara, ON Canada z5a
bonappetit6.jpgjpg bonappetit6.jpg manage 46 K 29 Mar 2013 - 23:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
bonappetit9.JPGJPG bonappetit9.JPG manage 48 K 26 Aug 2013 - 21:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
bonappetite01.jpgjpg bonappetite01.jpg manage 69 K 23 Aug 2015 - 14:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
Topic revision: r33 - 30 May 2022, Harloiris
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