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■(TB) 'Cross Examined'

2008, Van Liere

'Cross Examined' (Robert Van Liere, R. 2008). Seedling# 22-791. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards pale lavender; style arms yellow; falls lavender fading to white; beards yellow, white at end, fuzzy light blue horn. Seedling# 99H7: ('Banana Margarita' x 'Godsend') X 'Keeping Up Appearances'. Iris 4 U 2008.

Novelty Iris/Gladiolus stalk

See below:

Cross Examined2.jpgCross Examined5.jpgcrossexamined01.jpgcrossexamined02.jpg


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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Cross Examined2.jpgjpg Cross Examined2.jpg manage 621 K 30 Apr 2022 - 16:18 BobPries Bob Van Liere photo
Cross_Examined5.jpgjpg Cross_Examined5.jpg manage 608 K 26 Oct 2014 - 23:16 Main.irisbob Cross Examined, growing at Iris4u Iris Garden
crossexamined01.jpgjpg crossexamined01.jpg manage 14 K 24 Dec 2014 - 18:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4U Garden
crossexamined02.jpgjpg crossexamined02.jpg manage 68 K 17 Sep 2015 - 02:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
Topic revision: r14 - 01 May 2022, Harloiris
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