See Show Calender


You are here: Iris Wiki>TbFthruJ Web>TallBearded>TbGlowingAmethyst (25 Mar 2023, Harloiris)Edit Attach

■(TB) 'Glowing Amethyst'

2008, Ernst

'Glowing Amethyst'. (Richard Ernst, R. 2008). Seedling# V5-2. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards and falls raspberry amethyst; style arms pink, amethyst highlights; beards tangerine. 'Dark Heart' X 'Chasing Rainbows'. Cooley 2008.

See below:
Photo by CooleyPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Betty Jacobs. Picture taken at CooleyPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d


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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit the: Tall Bearded Iris Society website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.


-- BettyJacobs - 2010-04-15
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Glowing01jpg.JPGJPG Glowing01jpg.JPG manage 72 K 15 Feb 2015 - 21:37 TerryLaurin Photo by Cooley's Iris Garden
GlowingAmethyst01.jpgjpg GlowingAmethyst01.jpg manage 65 K 01 Sep 2014 - 02:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
GlowingAmethyst1.JPGJPG GlowingAmethyst1.JPG manage 69 K 15 Apr 2010 - 04:01 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs. Picture taken at Cooley's Gardens.
Glowing_Amethyst_TB_Richard_Ernst_2008.jpgjpg Glowing_Amethyst_TB_Richard_Ernst_2008.jpg manage 65 K 19 Sep 2014 - 00:23 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
glowingamethyst2.jpgjpg glowingamethyst2.jpg manage 82 K 09 Nov 2013 - 14:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r17 - 25 Mar 2023, Harloiris
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback