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 ■(TB) 'St. Louis Blues'

1979, Schreiner

'St. Louis Blues' (Schreiner, R. 1979). Seedling# G 11-A. TB, 35" (89 cm), Late bloom. Heavily ruffled rich medium blue, white area beside near white beard. Seedling# T 652-A: ('Blue Mountains' x 'Sylvan Stream') X seedling# A 137-1. Schreiner 1979.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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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StLouisBlues12BHI.jpgjpg StLouisBlues12BHI.jpg manage 97 K 04 May 2012 - 18:14 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
StLouisBluesBHI.JPGJPG StLouisBluesBHI.JPG manage 100 K 23 Nov 2011 - 14:35 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
st_louis_blues_fl.jpgjpg st_louis_blues_fl.jpg manage 48 K 12 Aug 2012 - 13:40 IrisP  
stlouis05.JPGJPG stlouis05.JPG manage 115 K 08 Jul 2014 - 19:12 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
stlouisblues01.jpgjpg stlouisblues01.jpg manage 187 K 11 Jan 2018 - 02:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
stlouisblues02.jpgjpg stlouisblues02.jpg manage 210 K 04 Dec 2017 - 03:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
stlouisblues03.JPGJPG stlouisblues03.JPG manage 75 K 18 Jun 2014 - 01:33 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
stlouisblues04.jpgjpg stlouisblues04.jpg manage 212 K 07 Feb 2020 - 14:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
stlouisblues041.JPGJPG stlouisblues041.JPG manage 193 K 26 Dec 2020 - 15:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
stlouisblues1.jpgjpg stlouisblues1.jpg manage 41 K 11 Dec 2018 - 03:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
stlouisbluesSG.jpgjpg stlouisbluesSG.jpg manage 17 K 03 Dec 2011 - 18:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Seagate Irises UK
Topic revision: r25 - 31 Mar 2022, TLaurin
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