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■(TB) 'Glacier Point'

1998, Tasco

'Glacier Point' (Richard Tasco, R. 1997). Seedling# 93-38-08. TB, height 38" (97 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Lightly ruffled very pale blue self, aging white; beards pale violet at end, white center section, tangerine in throat, with violet horn. 'Classy Chassy' X 'Art School Angel'. Superstition 1998. Honorable Mention 2000; Award of Merit 2002. Novelty.

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From AIS Bulletin #309 April 1998 Introducing GLACIER POINT (Tasco '98) TB, 38", EM. Sdlg # 93-38-08. Very pale pastel blue aging to white; pale violet beards with consistent violet horns! Named for one of our favorite places in nearby Yosemite National Park. (Classy Chassy X Art School Angel). $35.00. Superstition 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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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-26
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_1312-X2_glacier_point.jpgjpg BHP_1312-X2_glacier_point.jpg manage 117 K 17 Feb 2016 - 01:13 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
GLACIER_POINT_Tasco_1998_TB.jpgjpg GLACIER_POINT_Tasco_1998_TB.jpg manage 41 K 02 Jan 2010 - 22:13 MichaelGreenfield Photo by Richard Tasco
GlacierPoint01.jpgjpg GlacierPoint01.jpg manage 46 K 30 Jul 2014 - 23:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
GlacierPoint02.JPGJPG GlacierPoint02.JPG manage 66 K 25 Mar 2014 - 21:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
GlacierPoint03.JPGJPG GlacierPoint03.JPG manage 64 K 25 Mar 2014 - 21:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
GlacierPoint04.JPGJPG GlacierPoint04.JPG manage 55 K 29 Sep 2014 - 02:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by C&T Iris Patch
GlacierPoint9.jpgjpg GlacierPoint9.jpg manage 28 K 02 Feb 2021 - 14:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
GlacierPointPJO.JPGJPG GlacierPointPJO.JPG manage 18 K 11 Aug 2012 - 19:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Patrick Orr
GlacierPoint_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg GlacierPoint_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 66 K 03 Nov 2010 - 23:24 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2005 National in St. Louis, MO
Glacier_Point.jpgjpg Glacier_Point.jpg manage 39 K 27 Dec 2009 - 16:00 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
TbGlacierPoint_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg TbGlacierPoint_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 73 K 11 Mar 2010 - 22:23 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2004 Convention in Fresno, CA
glacier03.jpgjpg glacier03.jpg manage 46 K 15 Feb 2015 - 20:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
glacier04.jpgjpg glacier04.jpg manage 49 K 15 Feb 2015 - 20:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
glacier20point09SPI.jpgjpg glacier20point09SPI.jpg manage 71 K 21 Mar 2010 - 00:08 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
glacierpoint01.jpegjpeg glacierpoint01.jpeg manage 63 K 01 Sep 2014 - 02:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
glacierpoint02.jpgjpg glacierpoint02.jpg manage 143 K 18 Mar 2017 - 15:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
glacierpoint6.jpgjpg glacierpoint6.jpg manage 36 K 06 May 2013 - 21:26 Main.TLaurin photo by Comanche Acres Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r31 - 10 Sep 2022, Harloiris
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