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■(IB) 'Candy Walk'

1985/86, Blyth

'Candy Walk' (Barry Blyth, R. 1985). Seedling #R70-1. IB, 20-22" (51-56 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards pastel pink; apricot pink styles; falls rose; red beard. (('Guinea Gold' x 'Pulse Rate') x 'Catani' sibling) X ('Tomorrow's Child' x ('Love Chant' x 'Festive Skirt')). Tempo Two 1985/86.

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From Tempo Two catalog, 1985: CANDY WALK (Blyth '85 Aust.) Intermediate. E-M. 20"-22". Sdlg. R70-1. Pastel pink cupped standards, showing off the apricot pink stylearms; Falls are a lovely rose and are flared horizontally. Vivid red beards and super branching with often 3 flowers out at once. ((Guinea Gold x Pulse Rate) x Catani sib) X (Tomorrow's Child x (Love Chant x Festive Skirt)). Sister to Strawberry Love. Rapid increaser. $12.50.


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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-- LoicT - 2009-12-05
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
CandyWalk01.jpgjpg CandyWalk01.jpg manage 112 K 13 Sep 2017 - 02:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
Candy_Walk_REB_1985_Blyth_ib-.JPGJPG Candy_Walk_REB_1985_Blyth_ib-.JPG manage 55 K 05 Dec 2009 - 11:07 Main.tasquierloic Photo taken in the Netherlands - Zone 7, by Loïc Tasquier
Candy_Walk_REB_1985_Blyth_ib.JPGJPG Candy_Walk_REB_1985_Blyth_ib.JPG manage 37 K 05 Dec 2009 - 11:07 Main.tasquierloic Photo taken in the Netherlands - Zone 7, by Loïc Tasquier
Candy_Walk_REB_1985_Blyth_ib_-.JPGJPG Candy_Walk_REB_1985_Blyth_ib_-.JPG manage 63 K 05 Dec 2009 - 11:08 Main.tasquierloic Photo taken in the Netherlands - Zone 7, by Loïc Tasquier
candywalk01.jpgjpg candywalk01.jpg manage 87 K 18 Jun 2015 - 20:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
candywalk01jb.jpgjpg candywalk01jb.jpg manage 32 K 10 Apr 2016 - 21:53 Main.Harloiris Detail of Barry Blyth photo
candywalk02.jpgjpg candywalk02.jpg manage 87 K 18 Jun 2015 - 20:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
candywalk4.jpgjpg candywalk4.jpg manage 59 K 17 Oct 2013 - 21:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Topic revision: r17 - 03 Nov 2023, Harloiris
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