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■(TB) 'Norma Of Irwell'

2008, Busch

'Norma Of Irwell' (Ron Busch, R. 2008). Seedling# 91-200. TB, 34" (86 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards and style arms deep purple; falls deep violet-purple, white around beard; beards bronze tipped violet. Parentage unknown. Te Ohanga 2008/09. New Zealand Dykes Medal 2012.

Per 2012 New Zealand Hybridisers' Cumulative Checklist: (Vigilant x Edith Wolford) X (Honky Tonk Blues x Brookside).

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Awaiting original catalog description
2012 New Zealand Hybridisers' Cumulative Checklist: NORMA OF IRWELL. Ron Busch, Reg. 2008. Sdlg. 91-200. TB, 34", (86 cm), M. Standards and style arms deep purple; Falls Violet purple, white around beard; Beard bronze tipped violet. (Vigilant x Edith Wolford) X (Honky Tonk Blues x Brookside). The Iris Garden, 2008. Dykes Medal 2012 (NZ).


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
NormaofIrwell01.jpgjpg NormaofIrwell01.jpg manage 165 K 28 Feb 2017 - 19:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
NormaofIrwell03.JPGJPG NormaofIrwell03.JPG manage 70 K 01 Mar 2015 - 01:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lyn Chappell-New Zealand
NormaofIrwell9.jpgjpg NormaofIrwell9.jpg manage 63 K 24 Jan 2021 - 15:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
norma01.JPGJPG norma01.JPG manage 68 K 05 Mar 2015 - 03:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lyn Chappell-New Zealand
Topic revision: r11 - 12 Sep 2022, EdenSprings
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