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■(TB) 'Captain Thunderbolt'

2011/12, Blyth

'Captain Thunderbolt' (Barry Blyth, R. 2011). Seedling# Q77A-2. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards lilac lavender; falls lower half violet, upper half white edges with violet veining radiating outward, 3/16" lilac-lavender edge; beards tangerine orange, white at end; slight sweet fragrance 'By Jeeves' X seedling# N273-B: ('Taste The Magic' x 'Reckless In Denim'). Tempo Two 2011/12.

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Awaiting original catalog description
Catalogue Iris en Provence 2017, p. 2


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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-- KentPfeiffer - 2011-09-10
Topic attachments
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CAPTAINTHUNDERBOLT05.jpegjpeg CAPTAINTHUNDERBOLT05.jpeg manage 32 K 16 Dec 2016 - 21:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow-Keith Keppel Irises
CAPTAIN_THUNDERBOLT_(2)2.jpgjpg CAPTAIN_THUNDERBOLT_(2)2.jpg manage 1 MB 06 Nov 2016 - 20:59 Main.pereginsk Photo by Iryna Lukava,Ukraine
CAPTAIN_THUNDERBOLT_2011-12.jpgjpg CAPTAIN_THUNDERBOLT_2011-12.jpg manage 63 K 19 Nov 2012 - 17:25 Main.Laymont+ by Barry Blyth, Tempo Two, Australia
CaptainThunderbold03.JPGJPG CaptainThunderbold03.JPG manage 162 K 31 May 2017 - 02:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
CaptainThunderbolt01.JPGJPG CaptainThunderbolt01.JPG manage 118 K 18 Dec 2014 - 15:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm,Owen Sound,Ontario
Captain_Thunderbold02.jpgjpg Captain_Thunderbold02.jpg manage 115 K 31 May 2017 - 02:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
captain-thunderbolt_Hyeres.jpgjpg captain-thunderbolt_Hyeres.jpg manage 186 K 24 May 2017 - 09:27 Photo by Iris en Provence, France (2017)
captain01.jpgjpg captain01.jpg manage 74 K 02 Feb 2015 - 21:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
captain02.jpgjpg captain02.jpg manage 62 K 02 Feb 2015 - 21:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
captain03.jpgjpg captain03.jpg manage 83 K 20 Apr 2015 - 03:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
captainthunder01.jpgjpg captainthunder01.jpg manage 82 K 17 Nov 2014 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
captainthunder02.jpgjpg captainthunder02.jpg manage 45 K 23 Dec 2014 - 14:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tempo Two Nursery-Australia
captainthunder03.jpgjpg captainthunder03.jpg manage 42 K 23 Dec 2014 - 14:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tempo Two Nursery-Australia
captainthunderbolt04.jpgjpg captainthunderbolt04.jpg manage 746 K 30 Dec 2015 - 18:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
captainthunderbolt1.JPGJPG captainthunderbolt1.JPG manage 210 K 31 Dec 2018 - 20:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
captainthunderbolt5.jpegjpeg captainthunderbolt5.jpeg manage 91 K 18 Oct 2018 - 02:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Viktor Karpenko-Ukraine
captian_thunderbolt_em.jpgjpg captian_thunderbolt_em.jpg manage 65 K 09 Dec 2019 - 23:49 Main.Elladan Photo by Elladan
Topic revision: r33 - 15 Mar 2021, Harloiris
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