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■(TB) 'Woodwine'

1973, Gibson

'Woodwine' (James Gibson, R. 1972). Seedling# 103-6A. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. White ground, stitched purple madder (1028/2); white beard tipped brown and gold. 'Smart Barbara' X seedling# 25-7 Pch. Gibson 1973. Honorable Mention 1977.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing WOODWINE '73. M. 38". $25.00. This tall large flowered 6"X8" perfectly formed red on pure white ground plicata is very attractive. The standards are very ruffled and almost solidly colored with a cream ground. This color matches the highly fluted band on the falls with its white ground. (Purple madder 1028/2). Excellent texture. Beard is white, tipped brown and gold. Good growing habits. #103-6A. Gibson's Iris Garden.


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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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-01-01
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Woodwine01.JPGJPG Woodwine01.JPG manage 75 K 09 Dec 2014 - 20:16 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Woodwine010.JPGJPG Woodwine010.JPG manage 113 K 05 Sep 2021 - 02:30 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Woodwine02.JPGJPG Woodwine02.JPG manage 75 K 17 Apr 2014 - 13:48 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
Woodwine03.jpgjpg Woodwine03.jpg manage 94 K 17 Apr 2014 - 13:48 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
Woodwine04.JPGJPG Woodwine04.JPG manage 95 K 02 Jun 2015 - 16:43 UnknownUser Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
Woodwine12BHI.jpgjpg Woodwine12BHI.jpg manage 89 K 08 May 2012 - 21:09 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
WoodwineEI.jpgjpg WoodwineEI.jpg manage 59 K 22 Dec 2012 - 16:26 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Woodwine__Gibson_1973.JPGJPG Woodwine__Gibson_1973.JPG manage 74 K 01 Jan 2010 - 12:32 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
woodwine01.jpgjpg woodwine01.jpg manage 85 K 01 Jul 2015 - 00:58 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
woodwine1.jpgjpg woodwine1.jpg manage 48 K 16 Dec 2018 - 03:33 UnknownUser Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
woodwine4.JPGJPG woodwine4.JPG manage 297 K 05 Apr 2019 - 15:46 UnknownUser Photo by Sandy Ives.
woodwine6.jpgjpg woodwine6.jpg manage 388 K 13 Jan 2020 - 16:37 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
woodwineunser.jpgjpg woodwineunser.jpg manage 159 K 28 Jan 2022 - 03:31 UnknownUser Photo by Mike Unser at Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r21 - 28 Jul 2023, Harloiris
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