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■(TB) 'Miss Priss'

1976, Quesnel

'Miss Priss' (Opal Quesnel, R. 1973). Seedling# 69-2. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards pink (near Wilson 523/3); falls same with lighter area on upper part, lightly ruffled and laced; matching beard tipped mandarin red (71/1). ('Chinese Coral' x 'Prairie Blaze') X 'Irish Lullaby'. Petite d'Anet 1976. Honorable Mention 1979.

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From AIS Bulletin #221 April 1976 Introducing MISS PRISS-TB, 36", M-Late. Alluring, clean, clear dawn pink standards, fully domed. Falls same tint with lighter area on upper part, wide, flared; lightly ruffled, laced. Good proportion, strong substance. Matching beard tipped mandarin red. Excellent plant habits, form, branching and bud count. ((Chinese Coral x Prairie Blaze) X Irish Lullaby). $30.00. Petite d'Anet 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.

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MissPriss01.JPGJPG MissPriss01.JPG manage 47 K 26 Nov 2014 - 16:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MissPriss12BHI.JPGJPG MissPriss12BHI.JPG manage 65 K 27 Apr 2012 - 14:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MissPrissBHI.jpgjpg MissPrissBHI.jpg manage 301 K 20 Nov 2011 - 00:22 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
misspriss9.JPGJPG misspriss9.JPG manage 149 K 03 Apr 2023 - 12:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Verna Laurin
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