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■(TB) 'Soaring'

1991/92 Blyth

'Soaring' (Barry Blyth, R. 1991). Seedling# U108-A. TB, 40" (102 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards lemon cream; falls pastel blue; beards bright gold; slight sweet fragrance. 'Fly to Vegas' X 'Dutch Girl'. Tempo Two 1991/92.

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From Tempo Two catalog, 1991: SOARING (Blyth 91 Aust) M-ML 40". Tall and stately is this lovely pastel Iris. Standards are lemon cream, ruffled; falls are pastel blue. Form is flared, and ruffled. Excellent branching and a nice light perfume. (Fly to Vegas X Dutch Girl) Sdlg U108-A. $25.00.


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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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-02-18
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Soaring01.jpgjpg Soaring01.jpg manage 50 K 19 Oct 2013 - 20:52 UnknownUser Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Soaring02.jpgjpg Soaring02.jpg manage 132 K 02 May 2021 - 20:41 UnknownUser Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
soaring01.jpgjpg soaring01.jpg manage 95 K 19 Nov 2015 - 22:04 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
soaring02.jpgjpg soaring02.jpg manage 79 K 19 Nov 2015 - 22:05 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
soaring03.jpgjpg soaring03.jpg manage 102 K 19 Nov 2015 - 22:06 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
Topic revision: r13 - 04 May 2021, Harloiris
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