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■(TB) 'Southern Snow'

1947, Beck

'Southern Snow' ( Edgar Beck, R. 1947) TB. Early midseason bloom. Color Class-W4. Parentage unknown.

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From Marble Iris Gardens catalog, 1957: SOUTHERN SNOW (Beck 1947). E. 36 in. A magnificent white lris that blooms early and has the ideal qualifications for a white Iris. It is an early blooming Iris with standards and falls that are both broad and heavy in texture set off by a yellow beard. Each 75c; 3 for $2.00


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
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Topic revision: r7 - 06 Nov 2019, Harloiris
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