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■(IB) 'Frosty Elegance'

1994, Palmer

'Frosty Elegance' (Cleo Palmer, R. 1994). Seedling #9039. IB, 23" (58 cm), Early bloom. White self; beards yellow, tipped white. Seedling #8711-A: ('Lemon Lyric' x seedling #76172: (('Esther Fay' x 'Milestone') x ('Esther Fay' x unknown))) X 'Fluffy'. Palmer's Iris 1994.

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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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31.jpgjpg 31.jpg manage 27 K 06 Mar 2012 - 11:18 Frosty Elegance
FrostyElegance01.jpgjpg FrostyElegance01.jpg manage 19 K 18 Jul 2017 - 18:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-Katikati-New Zealand
FrostyElegance02.JPGJPG FrostyElegance02.JPG manage 69 K 25 Mar 2014 - 18:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
FrostyElegance03.jpgjpg FrostyElegance03.jpg manage 66 K 25 Mar 2014 - 18:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
FrostyElegance1.jpgjpg FrostyElegance1.jpg manage 103 K 13 Sep 2017 - 03:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-Katikati-New Zealand
FrostyElegance3.JPGJPG FrostyElegance3.JPG manage 62 K 14 Jun 2017 - 20:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
FrostyElegance4.jpgjpg FrostyElegance4.jpg manage 39 K 14 Dec 2013 - 23:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
frostyelegance01.jpgjpg frostyelegance01.jpg manage 41 K 31 Aug 2014 - 02:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
frostyelegance02.jpgjpg frostyelegance02.jpg manage 21 K 20 Aug 2015 - 02:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-Katikati-New Zealand
frostyelegance3.jpgjpg frostyelegance3.jpg manage 23 K 31 May 2013 - 01:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
frostyelegance30.JPGJPG frostyelegance30.JPG manage 156 K 06 Feb 2024 - 13:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
frostyelegance6.jpgjpg frostyelegance6.jpg manage 42 K 24 Jul 2022 - 02:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst-United Kingdom
Topic revision: r23 - 06 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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