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(TB) 'Ruffled Bouquet'

1947, Rees

'Ruffled Bouquet' (Ruth and Clara Rees, R. 1947) TB, 42", Midseason bloom. Color Class-R6L. 'Snow Flurry' x 'Sunburst' seedling. Honorable Mention 1952; Judge's Joice 1953.

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From Iris Test Garden Catalog, 1955: RUFFLED BOUQUET. (C. Rees, 1947). Frilled and ruffled bi-cream with standards a little deeper in color. Good form and substance with a fine smooth texture. An iris that always impresses everyone. Destined to become very popular when better known. Strong, vigorous plants. Midseason. $2.50.
From Fleur de Lis Gardens catalog 1956: RUFFLED BOUQUET (Rees 1947) E. M. 38 in. (Snow Flurry x Sunburst). A cream and ivory iris in the reverse bicolor class, this has rich ivory standards and soft cream falls. The flowers are very ruffled and of leather like texture. A real beauty, and a garden sellout. H. M. 1952. 2.25.


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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Topic revision: r9 - 25 Aug 2022, davepote
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