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■(TB) 'Hostess Royale'

1994/95, Blyth

'Hostess Royale' (Barry Blyth, R. 1994). Seedling# A61-2. TB, 42" (107 cm), Late midseason bloom. Peach with creamy white area around apricot tangerine beards; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Dance Man' X 'Pink Swan'. Tempo Two 1994/95.

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Photo by Barry Blyth-AustraliaHostess Royal flPhoto by Sunshine Iris Nursery-AustraliaHostess Royale at SelinaColleen Modra PhotoPhoto by Amazing Iris Garden-New ZealandPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-FrancePhoto by Gerard Raffaelli-FrancePhoto by Debbie Carpenter-Iris Splendor Garden-Australia.Photo by Country Delight IrisPhoto 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

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
HOSTESSROYALE1.JPGJPG HOSTESSROYALE1.JPG manage 152 K 23 Nov 2018 - 04:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Debbie Carpenter-Iris Splendor Garden-Australia.
HostessRoyal061105-2.jpgjpg HostessRoyal061105-2.jpg manage 22 K 13 Nov 2010 - 20:21 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
HostessRoyale01.jpgjpg HostessRoyale01.jpg manage 164 K 17 Sep 2017 - 02:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
HostessRoyale02.JPGJPG HostessRoyale02.JPG manage 76 K 27 Mar 2014 - 03:14 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
HostessRoyale03.JPGJPG HostessRoyale03.JPG manage 71 K 27 Mar 2014 - 03:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
HostessRoyale06.jpgjpg HostessRoyale06.jpg manage 41 K 15 Dec 2013 - 21:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
Hostess_Royal_fl.jpgjpg Hostess_Royal_fl.jpg manage 40 K 11 Mar 2011 - 17:32 IrisP  
Hostess_Royale_9.jpgjpg Hostess_Royale_9.jpg manage 153 K 30 Apr 2021 - 02:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Hostess_Royale_com.jpgjpg Hostess_Royale_com.jpg manage 44 K 13 Feb 2011 - 10:41 Main.Selina49 Hostess Royale at Selina's Iris Garden
hosstess01.jpgjpg hosstess01.jpg manage 45 K 29 Jun 2015 - 03:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
hostessroyale09.JPGJPG hostessroyale09.JPG manage 160 K 26 Feb 2020 - 15:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
hostessroyale4.jpgjpg hostessroyale4.jpg manage 28 K 03 Apr 2013 - 03:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
hostessroyale5.jpgjpg hostessroyale5.jpg manage 73 K 09 Nov 2013 - 16:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r24 - 25 Mar 2023, TerryLaurin
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