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■(TB) 'Engagement Ring'

2011, Ghio

'Engagement Ring' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2010) Seedling 05-19K. TB, 34" (86 cm), Early to late bloom. Standards champagne gold; style arms champagne; Falls white, wide rose-orchid band; beards yellow, bushy. 'Center Ice' sibling. Bay View 2011. Honorable Mention 2013; Award of Merit 2015

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From Bay View Gardens catalog. 2011: ENGAGEMENT RING, 34 inches, EML. Distinctly different: Standards and styles are champagne gold. Falls are white with wide rosy orchid band. Domed form with bushy yellow beards and petal edges lilting with bubble ruffling. Well branched and long bloom season. No. 05-19K: 03-5152: (01-122pk/vio, Marching Band slb, x 01-299V4, Pop Idol sib) X 03-41-12: (01-112V2: (99-94bo: (Brave Face x 97-41B2: (95-36D, Impulsive sib x Dear Jean)) x 99-34D3:(97-41B2 x Seaklst)) x 01-160X2, Comfortable sib). $50.00


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 - 2011-06-15
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EngagementRing01.jpgjpg EngagementRing01.jpg manage 69 K 10 Oct 2014 - 14:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
EngagementRing03.jpgjpg EngagementRing03.jpg manage 147 K 31 May 2021 - 21:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
EngagementRing04.JPGJPG EngagementRing04.JPG manage 111 K 25 Aug 2016 - 03:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
EngagementRing09.jpgjpg EngagementRing09.jpg manage 233 K 05 Aug 2021 - 15:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
EngagementRing9.jpgjpg EngagementRing9.jpg manage 211 K 11 Feb 2021 - 13:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris Oasis
engaementring1.JPGJPG engaementring1.JPG manage 168 K 13 May 2016 - 13:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
engagementring01.jpgjpg engagementring01.jpg manage 55 K 14 Nov 2014 - 14:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
engagementring02.jpgjpg engagementring02.jpg manage 65 K 24 Oct 2014 - 15:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
engagementring03.JPGJPG engagementring03.JPG manage 70 K 06 Jan 2015 - 17:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Will Plotner
engagementring04.jpgjpg engagementring04.jpg manage 85 K 06 Jul 2013 - 02:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lauer's Flowers
engagementring05.jpgjpg engagementring05.jpg manage 80 K 14 Sep 2015 - 02:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
engagementring06.JPGJPG engagementring06.JPG manage 76 K 06 Jan 2015 - 17:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Will Plotner
engagementring07.jpgjpg engagementring07.jpg manage 584 K 31 Dec 2015 - 14:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
engagementring08.jpgjpg engagementring08.jpg manage 147 K 18 Mar 2017 - 13:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
engagementring09.jpgjpg engagementring09.jpg manage 413 K 25 Nov 2019 - 03:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
engagementring1.JPGJPG engagementring1.JPG manage 145 K 14 May 2016 - 03:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
engagementring11.JPGJPG engagementring11.JPG manage 141 K 14 Feb 2021 - 15:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
engagementring15.jpgjpg engagementring15.jpg manage 453 K 23 Dec 2019 - 17:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
engagementring16.JPGJPG engagementring16.JPG manage 227 K 01 Dec 2020 - 16:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
engagementring2.jpgjpg engagementring2.jpg manage 23 K 11 Mar 2013 - 02:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Iris Garden
engagementring3.jpgjpg engagementring3.jpg manage 59 K 19 May 2013 - 02:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
engagementring4.jpegjpeg engagementring4.jpeg manage 86 K 24 Dec 2015 - 15:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
engagementring5.JPGJPG engagementring5.JPG manage 67 K 30 Dec 2013 - 22:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by K.Brewitt 2013 Dallas Convention
engagementring6.jpgjpg engagementring6.jpg manage 55 K 28 Feb 2014 - 15:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
engagementring7.JPGJPG engagementring7.JPG manage 285 K 17 May 2019 - 02:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at Bay View Gardens
engagementring8.JPGJPG engagementring8.JPG manage 287 K 22 May 2019 - 18:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at Superstition Iris Gardens
engagementring9.JPGJPG engagementring9.JPG manage 291 K 22 May 2019 - 18:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at Superstition Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r40 - 08 Jun 2022, TLaurin
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