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■(TB) 'Fashion Fling'

1965, Hall

'Fashion Fling' (David Hall, R. 1965). Seedling# 62-56. TB, 36" (91 cm). Late bloom. Color Class-V1L, Orchid self. ('May Hall' x seedling#55-06) X 'Pink Magic'. Cooley, Hall 1965.

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Fashion Fling.jpgfashionfling02.jpgfashionfling1.JPGfashionfling2.JPGfashionfling5.JPGFashionFling Sch80.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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
FashionFling_Sch80.jpgjpg FashionFling_Sch80.jpg manage 151 K 06 Feb 2014 - 19:18 Main.davepote From Schreiner's Iris Catalog 1980, p. 21.
Fashion_Fling.jpgjpg Fashion_Fling.jpg manage 52 K 02 Feb 2011 - 05:52 IrisP  
fashionfling02.jpgjpg fashionfling02.jpg manage 77 K 05 Jun 2014 - 19:23 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
fashionfling1.JPGJPG fashionfling1.JPG manage 171 K 26 May 2020 - 02:09 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1970 Cooley's Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
fashionfling2.JPGJPG fashionfling2.JPG manage 384 K 19 Jan 2021 - 02:59 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1965 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
fashionfling5.JPGJPG fashionfling5.JPG manage 156 K 11 Jul 2023 - 14:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
Topic revision: r17 - 11 Jul 2023, Harloiris
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