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■(TB) 'Double Scoop'

1981, Ghio

'Double Scoop' (Joseph Ghio, R/ 1980). Seedling 75-24H. TB, 34" (86 cm), Early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards apricot; falls blue violet, darker spot; red beard. Seedling 73-52D: ((seedling 69-128: ((('Commentary' x Greenlee seedling: ('Native Dancer' x (pink TB x Darby seedling: ('Sharkskin' x I. balkana )))) x ('Commentary' x 'Claudia Rene')) x (('Mount Eden' x 'Moon River') x 'Milestone')) x 'Visionary') x seedling 71-144A: ((((('Frosted Starlight' x 'Spanish Peaks' x 'Black Satin') x ('Amigo's Guitar' x 'Clairvoyance' sibling))) X seedling 73-50T: ((seedling 69-128 x 'Debby Rairdon' x ('Crowning Glory' x 'Denver Mint'))) x seedling 71-144A). Maryott's Gardens 1981. Honorable Mention 1985.

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Double Scoop.jpgDoubleScoop01.JPGdoublescoop02.JPGDoubleScoop02.JPGdoublescoop04.JPGdoublescoop09.jpegDoubleScoop12BHI.jpgDoubleScoop1BJ.JPGdoublescoop5.JPGdoublescoop7.jpgdoublescoop9.JPGdoublescoop90.JPGdoublescoop fl.jpgDoubleScoopBJ.jpgdoublescoopSPI.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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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-31
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
DoubleScoop01.JPGJPG DoubleScoop01.JPG manage 57 K 11 Dec 2014 - 17:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DoubleScoop02.JPGJPG DoubleScoop02.JPG manage 72 K 15 Aug 2021 - 01:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DoubleScoop12BHI.jpgjpg DoubleScoop12BHI.jpg manage 66 K 17 Apr 2012 - 18:54 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DoubleScoop1BJ.JPGJPG DoubleScoop1BJ.JPG manage 52 K 07 Feb 2012 - 16:06 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
DoubleScoopBJ.jpgjpg DoubleScoopBJ.jpg manage 70 K 07 Feb 2012 - 16:07 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
Double_Scoop.jpgjpg Double_Scoop.jpg manage 40 K 31 Dec 2009 - 05:41 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
doublescoop02.JPGJPG doublescoop02.JPG manage 82 K 27 Jun 2014 - 19:12 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
doublescoop04.JPGJPG doublescoop04.JPG manage 326 K 07 Mar 2019 - 21:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at McMillen's Iris Garden-Norwich-Ontario-Canada
doublescoop09.jpegjpeg doublescoop09.jpeg manage 92 K 21 Jun 2021 - 20:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ross Eagles-Diversity Acres
doublescoop5.JPGJPG doublescoop5.JPG manage 220 K 24 Oct 2023 - 02:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Oct.. 2023
doublescoop7.jpgjpg doublescoop7.jpg manage 58 K 08 Nov 2013 - 01:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
doublescoop9.JPGJPG doublescoop9.JPG manage 164 K 05 Jun 2022 - 22:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
doublescoop90.JPGJPG doublescoop90.JPG manage 184 K 05 Jun 2022 - 22:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
doublescoopSPI.jpgjpg doublescoopSPI.jpg manage 50 K 19 Mar 2010 - 17:37 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
doublescoop_fl.jpgjpg doublescoop_fl.jpg manage 43 K 08 Mar 2011 - 14:10 IrisP  
Topic revision: r26 - 24 Oct 2023, TLaurin
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