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■(TB) 'Waiting For George'

1997/98, Blyth

'Waiting For George' (Barry Blyth, R. 1997). Seedling# D41-1. TB, 36" (92 cm), Midseason bloom. Standard white, rosy pink allover flush; falls cream white lightening toward center, 1/4" rosy pink plicata edge deeper at hafts; beards burnt tangerine; slight fragrance. 'Lemon Silence' X K. Turner seedling# KH91-3-1: ('Bama Berry' x 'Holiday Lover'). Tempo Two 1997/98

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Waiting-for-GeorgePhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Barry Blyth-AustraliaPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Barry Blyth-AustraliaPhoto by Blue J Iriswww.bluejiris.comPhoto by Riversdale Irises-Australia.Photo by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Yarrabee Garden   Iris-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-Australia

References

Awaiting original catalog description
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
 

-- RolandDejoux - 2010-02-19
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Waiting-for-George.jpgjpg Waiting-for-George.jpg manage 65 K 04 Oct 2011 - 16:02 Main.timmba69  
WaitingForGeorge02.JPGJPG WaitingForGeorge02.JPG manage 87 K 17 Apr 2014 - 13:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
WaitingForGeorge03.JPGJPG WaitingForGeorge03.JPG manage 102 K 17 Apr 2014 - 13:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
WaitingForGeorge04.JPGJPG WaitingForGeorge04.JPG manage 68 K 17 Apr 2014 - 13:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
WaitingForGeorge08.JPGJPG WaitingForGeorge08.JPG manage 54 K 13 Sep 2012 - 22:52 TerryLaurin www.bluejiris.com
WaitingforGeorge4.jpgjpg WaitingforGeorge4.jpg manage 38 K 05 Feb 2014 - 20:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
waiting01.jpgjpg waiting01.jpg manage 54 K 12 Feb 2015 - 02:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
waiting02.jpgjpg waiting02.jpg manage 64 K 12 Feb 2015 - 02:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
waitingforgeorge01.jpgjpg waitingforgeorge01.jpg manage 79 K 18 Nov 2014 - 19:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
waitingforgeorge02.jpgjpg waitingforgeorge02.jpg manage 116 K 26 Nov 2015 - 14:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
waitingforgeorge03.jpgjpg waitingforgeorge03.jpg manage 98 K 26 Nov 2015 - 14:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
waitingforgeorge1.jpgjpg waitingforgeorge1.jpg manage 59 K 15 Sep 2019 - 02:57 TerryLaurin Photo by Riversdale Irises-Australia.
waitingforgeorge3.jpgjpg waitingforgeorge3.jpg manage 55 K 10 Apr 2013 - 22:14 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
waitingforgeorge5.JPGJPG waitingforgeorge5.JPG manage 202 K 21 Mar 2024 - 02:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
Topic revision: r20 - 21 Mar 2024, TerryLaurin
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