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■(TB) 'Rival'

1976, Shoop

'Rival' (George Shoop, R. 1976). Seedling# 70-3-1. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards ruffled peach pink; falls lightly ruffled white, edged pink; tangerine beard. From seedlings involving: 'Spanish Gift', 'Olé', Hamblen Seedling# H5-35, 'Spanish Affair', 'Pretty Poise'. Shoop 1976.

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From AIS Bulletin #221 April 1976 Introducing RIVAL (Shoop '76). Sdlg. 70-3-1. TB, 36", Midseason. Peach pink ruffled standards; falls white, lightly ruffled and flaring, with touch of pink on part of the edge. A fine growing iris with good stalk and branching. Involving Spanish Gift, Ole, Hamblen H5-35, Spanish Affair, Pretty Poise. $25.00. George Shoop.


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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rival.jpgjpg rival.jpg manage 473 K 07 Dec 2015 - 10:56 JoelleFRANJEULLE PHOTO CHRISTINE COSI
rival1.jpgjpg rival1.jpg manage 165 K 10 Jan 2018 - 03:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
rival2.jpgjpg rival2.jpg manage 46 K 13 Nov 2013 - 21:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
rival3.jpgjpg rival3.jpg manage 178 K 10 Feb 2020 - 21:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
rival4.JPGJPG rival4.JPG manage 243 K 18 Dec 2020 - 03:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
rival_fl.jpgjpg rival_fl.jpg manage 30 K 12 Aug 2012 - 15:10 IrisP  
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