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■(TB) 'Fashion Rings'

1977, Hamner

'Fashion Rings' (Bernard Hamner, R. 1976). Seedling# 70-29. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards barium yellow (10A); falls white, bordered yellow; yellow beard tipped orange; lightly ruffled. 'Reta Fry' X 'New Moon'. Hamner 1977. Honorable Mention 1980.

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From AIS Bulletin #225 Spring 1977 Introducing FASHION RINGS-TB, 38", M-L. Charming reverse bicolor with wide-petaled, ruffled barium yellow standards and flaring white falls ringed yellow. Self beard tipped orange. Four-way branching with up to 11 buds. Blooms late. Extend your iris season with this beauty. Sdlg. 70-29. Rita Fry X New Moon. $25.00. Hamner's Iris Garden.


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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