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■(TB) 'Doctor Spock'

2020, Tasquier

'Doctor Spock' (Loïc Tasquier, R. 2020). Seedling K691B. IB, 23.5" (60 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards white ground, light blue-violet plicata markings on wide rim; style arms pale blue-violet, lips and ridge light blue-violet; falls white ground, small violet dart below beard, bordered with medium violet plicata markings; beards white tipped orange in throat, middle white lightly tipped orange, ends white, occasional little hairy white horn, long. Seedling H355B: ('Irish Ruby' x 'Doctor No') X 'Trickle Drops!'.

See below:


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°170, 2020, p. 47 (erratum: listed IB).


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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Topic revision: r7 - 07 Nov 2023, Harloiris
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