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■(TB) 'Robin's Tea'

2003, Worel

'Robin's Tea' (Jack Worel, R. 2003). Seedling# SHIRLEY P95. TB, 30" (76 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms venetian pink (RHS 49B); falls lighter venetian pink (49C), some slight darker (49B) veining; beards blue violet at end, light tangerine, to dark tangerine in throat; slight musky fragrance. Seedling# 3-95: ('Paradise' x 'Pink Blue Genes') X 'Shirley M'. Holly Lane 2003.

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Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenROBINS TEA (Worel 2003)Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis GardenPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Blue J Iris


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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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ROBINS_TEA_(Worel_2003).JPGJPG ROBINS_TEA_(Worel_2003).JPG manage 755 K 15 Aug 2016 - 20:13 PerryDyer  
RobinsTea01.jpgjpg RobinsTea01.jpg manage 49 K 28 Mar 2015 - 12:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
RobinsTeaBJI.JPGJPG RobinsTeaBJI.JPG manage 126 K 05 Apr 2012 - 12:38 BetsyHiggins Photo by Blue J Iris
Robins_Tea.jpgjpg Robins_Tea.jpg manage 92 K 21 Sep 2014 - 01:44 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Robins_Tea1.jpgjpg Robins_Tea1.jpg manage 95 K 17 Feb 2021 - 15:21 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Robins_Tea_TB_jack_Worel_2003.jpgjpg Robins_Tea_TB_jack_Worel_2003.jpg manage 51 K 21 Sep 2014 - 01:44 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
robinstea01.jpgjpg robinstea01.jpg manage 72 K 25 Jul 2019 - 03:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
robinstea2.jpgjpg robinstea2.jpg manage 29 K 11 Feb 2013 - 14:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
Topic revision: r16 - 18 Dec 2022, TerryLaurin
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