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■(TB) 'Faith As This'

1970, Brown

'Faith As This' (Mrs. F. Allen (Frances) Brown, R. 1970). Seedling# 65-135A. TB, 38" (97 cm), Early to late bloom. Dusty rose self; tangerine beard; ruffled. 'Court Ballet' X ('Claudia Rene' x ('May Hall' x 'One Desire')). Landsend Gardens 1970. Honorable Mention 1974; Favorite Guest 1974.

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From AIS Bulletin #197 April 1970 Introducing FAITH AS THIS (F. Brown) Sdlg. 65-135-A. TB, 38", E-L. A true self of a dusty rose, without a hint of yellow in its makeup. Tangerine beard tipped rose. The flower is large, of heavy substance, and intensely ruffled, closed standards and flaring falls. A good grower with strong stalks and fine branching. Wilson color classification R1-51D. Most unusual color in the rose class. A favorite of the AIS Judges, also garden visitors, with the question when will it be released. HC '69. Claudia Rene x Court Ballet x seedling of May Hall x One Desire. $25.00. Landsend Iris Gardens.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Faith_As_This.JPGJPG Faith_As_This.JPG manage 70 K 02 Feb 2011 - 05:45 IrisP  
IMG_7065.jpgjpg IMG_7065.jpg manage 390 K 04 Jan 2019 - 18:34 Main.davepote Photo by David Potembski, Thelma Boose Garden 2016, Winston-Salem, NC.
faithasthis01.JPGJPG faithasthis01.JPG manage 932 K 15 Dec 2016 - 03:03 Main.TLaurin Photo from Glenn Corlew slide collection
faithasthis1.JPGJPG faithasthis1.JPG manage 411 K 04 Oct 2020 - 02:32 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1975 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
faithasthis9.JPGJPG faithasthis9.JPG manage 89 K 15 Aug 2021 - 19:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r16 - 11 Oct 2023, Harloiris
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