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■(TB) 'Ocean Pacific'

1988, Ghio

'Ocean Pacific' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1987) Seedling #82-234K. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early midseason bloom and rebloom. Mid-blue; blue beard. 'Hilo Shore' X ('Bubbling Over' x ('Verve' x ('Séance' x Sexton seedling: ('Sterling Silver' x ( 'Silver Skies' x 'First Snow'))))). Bay View Gardens 1988.

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From Bay View Gardens catalog,1988: OCEAN PACIFIC, 36 inches, EM, RE. $35.00. A bright, clean shade of mid-blue with glowing qualities. Near horizontal flare, 3 branches and terminal with 9 buds. 100% rebloom in the fall on all stock replanted in July. As behooves its heritage, endowed with super bubble ruffling. No. 82-234K: Hilo Shore X (Bubbling Over x (Verve x (Seance x Sexton sdlg.: (Sterling Silver x (Silver Skies x First Snow))))).


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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OceanPacific01.jpgjpg OceanPacific01.jpg manage 33 K 04 Nov 2014 - 21:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ogden Station Daylilies
OceanPacific02.jpgjpg OceanPacific02.jpg manage 68 K 02 Apr 2014 - 03:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
OceanPacific03.jpgjpg OceanPacific03.jpg manage 73 K 07 Apr 2015 - 15:08 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
OceanPacific041105.jpgjpg OceanPacific041105.jpg manage 32 K 12 Nov 2010 - 06:18 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
oceanpacific-jb.jpgjpg oceanpacific-jb.jpg manage 71 K 12 Mar 2013 - 22:52 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Lyn DC, NZ
oceanpacific01.jpgjpg oceanpacific01.jpg manage 61 K 09 Sep 2015 - 20:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
oceanpacific22.jpgjpg oceanpacific22.jpg manage 51 K 31 Jan 2011 - 14:32 Main.Betsy881 Photo by His Iris Garden
oceanpacific3.jpgjpg oceanpacific3.jpg manage 574 K 16 Aug 2017 - 03:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
oceanpacific4.jpgjpg oceanpacific4.jpg manage 20 K 21 Mar 2013 - 18:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chapman Iris INCORRECT
oceanpacific5.jpgjpg oceanpacific5.jpg manage 90 K 10 Sep 2013 - 15:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
oceanpacific6.jpgjpg oceanpacific6.jpg manage 78 K 12 Sep 2013 - 01:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bonnie's Irises
oceanpacific7.jpegjpeg oceanpacific7.jpeg manage 20 K 23 Sep 2013 - 02:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Portes Des Iris-Switzerland
oceanpacific9.JPGJPG oceanpacific9.JPG manage 349 K 18 Jan 2021 - 12:55 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 2003 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r30 - 05 Dec 2022, davepote
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