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■(TB) 'Lord Of Letters'

2000/01, Blyth

'Lord Of Letters' (Barry Blyth, R. 2000). Seedling# F133-7. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards oyster grey, faint lemon hint; style arms tannish grey; falls white, 3/4" precise solid violet band, levelling across falls at beard as black purple horizontal band; beards old gold; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Hey Dreamer' X 'Harmonics'. Tempo Two 2000/01.

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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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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-02-13
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Lord_of_Letters_LR.jpgjpg Lord_of_Letters_LR.jpg manage 53 K 21 Dec 2012 - 14:17 Main.zeblouz Photo Lawrence Ransom
LordofLetters_DSD_5991.jpgjpg LordofLetters_DSD_5991.jpg manage 346 K 24 Jan 2021 - 17:48 SharleneSutter growing at in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
lordof01.jpgjpg lordof01.jpg manage 54 K 05 Feb 2015 - 17:12 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
lordofletters01.jpgjpg lordofletters01.jpg manage 62 K 05 Aug 2015 - 02:26 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
lordofletters02.jpgjpg lordofletters02.jpg manage 125 K 27 Nov 2015 - 23:08 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
lordofletters03.jpgjpg lordofletters03.jpg manage 109 K 27 Nov 2015 - 23:09 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
lordofletters04.jpgjpg lordofletters04.jpg manage 188 K 29 Nov 2017 - 04:10 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
lordofletters05.jpgjpg lordofletters05.jpg manage 194 K 05 Jan 2018 - 04:01 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
lordofletters06.jpgjpg lordofletters06.jpg manage 196 K 08 Feb 2020 - 03:55 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
lordofletters07.JPGJPG lordofletters07.JPG manage 236 K 06 Dec 2020 - 14:55 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
lordofletters08.JPGJPG lordofletters08.JPG manage 323 K 06 Dec 2020 - 14:55 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r23 - 05 Jul 2022, Harloiris
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