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■(IB) 'Bering Sea'

2004, Smith

'Bering Sea' (Marky Smith, R. 2003). Seedling #98-27B. IB, 22" (56 cm), Early to late bloom. Standards white, faint lavender veining at end, midrib green; style arms white, sides soft yellow; falls yellow shoulders fading cream to white in upper fall, lower portion heavily veined fluorite violet (RHS 86A/B/C), darkest in area adjacent to white; beards with white hairs tipped yellow at end, yellow orange (23A) in throat; lightly ruffled. 'Mind Reader' X 'Denali'. Aitken 2004. Honorable Mention 2007.

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Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.BERING SEA (M. Smith 2004, IB)Photo by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by LoktevPhoto by Stoney Creek IrisPhoto by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters FarmPhoto by Iris Garden Feel Good-RussiaPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,CanadaPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,CanadaPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,CanadaPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba-CanadaPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,CanadaPicture by Snowpeak IrisPhoto by El Hutchison, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Z3Iris BI BJ SW MB Canada, Zone 3USDA
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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

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BERING_SEA_(M._Smith_2004,_IB).JPGJPG BERING_SEA_(M._Smith_2004,_IB).JPG manage 266 K 08 Aug 2016 - 22:42 PerryDyer  
IBBeringSea.jpgjpg IBBeringSea.jpg manage 61 K 04 Jan 2010 - 18:03 EleanorHutchison Photo by El Hutchison, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Z3
IMG_20220506_092815.jpgjpg IMG_20220506_092815.jpg manage 3 MB 19 May 2022 - 12:28 SanjaKovacic Iris BI 'Bering Sea'
bering_sea-X2.jpgjpg bering_sea-X2.jpg manage 167 K 18 Feb 2016 - 22:20 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
beringsea01.jpgjpg beringsea01.jpg manage 55 K 14 Dec 2014 - 03:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
beringsea02.jpgjpg beringsea02.jpg manage 49 K 14 Dec 2014 - 03:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
beringsea03.jpegjpeg beringsea03.jpeg manage 65 K 23 Dec 2015 - 16:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
beringsea2.jpgjpg beringsea2.jpg manage 28 K 01 Aug 2017 - 22:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
beringsea3.jpgjpg beringsea3.jpg manage 87 K 16 Jan 2017 - 15:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Stoney Creek Iris
beringsea4.JPGJPG beringsea4.JPG manage 55 K 23 Jul 2013 - 20:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
beringsea5.JPGJPG beringsea5.JPG manage 359 K 27 Sep 2017 - 02:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris Garden Feel Good-Russia
beringsea6.jpgjpg beringsea6.jpg manage 132 K 05 Jun 2018 - 02:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
beringsea61.jpgjpg beringsea61.jpg manage 184 K 06 Jun 2021 - 02:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
beringsea7.jpgjpg beringsea7.jpg manage 167 K 06 Jun 2020 - 01:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
beringsea70.JPGJPG beringsea70.JPG manage 188 K 18 Jun 2024 - 02:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba-Canada
beringsea8.jpgjpg beringsea8.jpg manage 185 K 20 Oct 2020 - 20:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
beringseaSPIib.jpgjpg beringseaSPIib.jpg manage 41 K 12 Mar 2010 - 15:52 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
iris_ib_bering_sea_21jun09_bnurs_mc_cropped.JPGJPG iris_ib_bering_sea_21jun09_bnurs_mc_cropped.JPG manage 68 K 23 Jan 2012 - 17:06 Main.plantaddict487 BJ SW MB Canada, Zone 3USDA
Topic revision: r32 - 18 Jun 2024, TerryLaurin
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