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■(TB) 'Street Walker'

1984, Meek

'Street Walker' (Duane Meek R. 1984). Seedling# B166-1-6. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards orchid, veined deeper; falls deep grape, edged orchid, veining at hafts; yellow orange beard. 'Kilt Lilt' X 'Seven Hills'. D. & J. Gardens 1984.

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From AIS Bulletin #253 April 1984 Introducing STREETWALKER (D. Meek '84) TB, 34", M-L. Sdlg. B166-1-6. $25.00. Stds. light orchid with deeper veining. Falls deep grape, bordered color of stds. Very ruffled and extremely lacy. Veining at hafts. Yelloworange beards. Really flaunts her wares. (Kilt Lilt X Seven Hills). D&J Gardens.


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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Street-WalkerN.jpgjpg Street-WalkerN.jpg manage 42 K 23 Oct 2011 - 22:54 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
StreetWalker010.JPGJPG StreetWalker010.JPG manage 98 K 01 Sep 2021 - 02:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
StreetWalker021108_copy.jpgjpg StreetWalker021108_copy.jpg manage 44 K 10 Nov 2010 - 19:46 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
StreetWalker03.jpgjpg StreetWalker03.jpg manage 60 K 03 Apr 2015 - 03:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
StreetWalker04.jpgjpg StreetWalker04.jpg manage 61 K 03 Apr 2015 - 03:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
StreetWalker4.jpgjpg StreetWalker4.jpg manage 504 K 19 Jan 2017 - 16:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
StreetWalker7.jpgjpg StreetWalker7.jpg manage 69 K 06 Sep 2013 - 22:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Echo Iris Garden
StreetWalker8.jpgjpg StreetWalker8.jpg manage 70 K 19 Oct 2013 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
StreetWalkerES.jpgjpg StreetWalkerES.jpg manage 59 K 30 May 2014 - 15:32 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Evelyn Small
StreetWalkerSI.jpgjpg StreetWalkerSI.jpg manage 232 K 21 Oct 2019 - 02:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Ives.
Streetwalker01.JPGJPG Streetwalker01.JPG manage 56 K 07 Dec 2014 - 17:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Streetwalker02.jpgjpg Streetwalker02.jpg manage 77 K 14 Apr 2014 - 12:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Streetwalker12BHI.jpgjpg Streetwalker12BHI.jpg manage 101 K 04 May 2012 - 22:39 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
street_walkerTIF.jpgjpg street_walkerTIF.jpg manage 21 K 05 Dec 2011 - 23:09 Main.Betsy881 Photo by The Iris Fan
streetwalker01.JPGJPG streetwalker01.JPG manage 61 K 02 Dec 2014 - 14:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
streetwalker02.JPGJPG streetwalker02.JPG manage 100 K 04 Jul 2015 - 15:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
streetwalker03.JPGJPG streetwalker03.JPG manage 110 K 20 May 2014 - 11:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
streetwalker04.JPGJPG streetwalker04.JPG manage 88 K 08 Jul 2014 - 20:15 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
streetwalker05.JPGJPG streetwalker05.JPG manage 65 K 08 Jul 2014 - 20:18 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
streetwalker06.JPGJPG streetwalker06.JPG manage 88 K 01 Apr 2019 - 15:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5
streetwalker5.jpgjpg streetwalker5.jpg manage 56 K 10 Apr 2013 - 02:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
streetwalker6.jpgjpg streetwalker6.jpg manage 20 K 26 Aug 2013 - 14:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by te Sligte Gardens
streetwalker8.jpgjpg streetwalker8.jpg manage 143 K 30 Jan 2023 - 21:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
streetwalker9.jpegjpeg streetwalker9.jpeg manage 151 K 28 Jan 2021 - 12:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lori Rhodes- Crafton Hills Iris Farm
streetwalkero4.JPGJPG streetwalkero4.JPG manage 67 K 18 Jun 2014 - 02:56 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
Topic revision: r32 - 30 Jan 2023, TLaurin
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