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■(TB) 'Ocean Jewels'

1995, Brown

'Ocean Jewels' (Opal Brown, R. 1995). Seedling# 91-16E6. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms palest pink; falls deeper pink; beards tangerine; ruffled. 'Orangerie' X seedling# 84-1A3: ( 'Satin Bow' x 'Symphonette'). Brown's Sunnyhill 1995.

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From AIS Bulletin #298 July 1995 Introducing OCEAN JEWELS (0. Brown '95) TB, 36 in. M. Palest pink, shoulders a bit deeper. Color resembles that of some ocean shells. All petals ruffled and escalloped. Beards tangerine. Branching and bud count good. Sldg. #91-16E6 Orangerie X 84-1A3 (Satin Bow X Symphonette). $30.00. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
OceanJewels03.JPGJPG OceanJewels03.JPG manage 61 K 02 Apr 2014 - 03:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
oceanjewel01.jpgjpg oceanjewel01.jpg manage 508 K 04 Jan 2016 - 03:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
oceanjewels2.jpgjpg oceanjewels2.jpg manage 47 K 06 Apr 2013 - 13:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
oceanjewels6.jpgjpg oceanjewels6.jpg manage 170 K 30 Nov 2017 - 04:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
oceanjewels7.jpgjpg oceanjewels7.jpg manage 68 K 25 Jan 2010 - 05:14 Main.htb ©2003 Laurie Frazer
oceanjewels9.JPGJPG oceanjewels9.JPG manage 175 K 05 Jul 2023 - 02:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
oceanjewels90.JPGJPG oceanjewels90.JPG manage 156 K 05 Jul 2023 - 02:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r18 - 06 Jul 2023, Harloiris
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