See Show Calender

*
  

You are here: Iris Wiki>Ib Web>IbItalics (12 Jun 2023, TLaurin)Edit Attach

■(IB) 'Italics'

2012, Smith

'Italics' (Marky Smith, R. 2009) Seedling #05-26C. IB, 24" (61 cm). Early bloom. Standards and style arms greyed sauterne (RHS 168C), some gold glitter when fresh; falls greyed antique gold ground, indistinct gold rim, entire petal heavily striped algerian red (172B); beards brick dust (169); ruffled; spicy fragrance. 'Drama Queen' X 'Amusing'. Aitken's Salmon Creek 2012. Honorable Mention 2014

See below:

* * References
italics.JPGitalics01.JPGitalics02.jpgitalics02.JPGitalics03.jpgitalics031.jpgitalics032.jpgitalics04.JPGItalics04.JPGitalics05.jpgitalics06.jpgitalics07.JPGitalics070.JPGitalics09.JPGitalics1.jpgitalics2.jpgitalics3.JPGitalics4.JPGitalics5.JPGitalics6.JPGitalics7.JPGITALICS (M. Smith 2012, IB).JPG
----

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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Intermediate Beardeds? Please visit the: Median Iris Society website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.

 

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
ITALICS_(M._Smith_2012,_IB).JPGJPG ITALICS_(M._Smith_2012,_IB).JPG manage 729 K 08 Aug 2016 - 23:06 PerryDyer  
Italics04.JPGJPG Italics04.JPG manage 200 K 01 Sep 2016 - 20:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
italics.JPGJPG italics.JPG manage 58 K 16 Jul 2012 - 00:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden USDA z5a
italics01.JPGJPG italics01.JPG manage 80 K 19 Feb 2015 - 19:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Will Plotner
italics02.JPGJPG italics02.JPG manage 82 K 19 Feb 2015 - 19:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
italics02.jpgjpg italics02.jpg manage 50 K 26 Apr 2014 - 14:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
italics03.jpgjpg italics03.jpg manage 101 K 02 May 2015 - 03:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
italics031.jpgjpg italics031.jpg manage 112 K 16 Feb 2021 - 16:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
italics032.jpgjpg italics032.jpg manage 112 K 16 Feb 2021 - 16:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
italics04.JPGJPG italics04.JPG manage 103 K 01 Jul 2015 - 12:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aurora Borealis Iris Garden-Taken at 2015 AIS Convention
italics05.jpgjpg italics05.jpg manage 177 K 05 Jul 2018 - 20:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
italics06.jpgjpg italics06.jpg manage 142 K 05 Jul 2018 - 21:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
italics07.JPGJPG italics07.JPG manage 108 K 17 Feb 2022 - 21:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
italics070.JPGJPG italics070.JPG manage 205 K 12 Jun 2023 - 13:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
italics09.JPGJPG italics09.JPG manage 241 K 13 Jun 2021 - 11:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cathy Egerer
italics1.jpgjpg italics1.jpg manage 140 K 04 Apr 2017 - 15:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
italics2.jpgjpg italics2.jpg manage 24 K 06 Mar 2013 - 16:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Iris Garden
italics3.JPGJPG italics3.JPG manage 82 K 27 Dec 2013 - 16:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by K. Brewitt at MIS Convention 2011
italics4.JPGJPG italics4.JPG manage 434 K 15 Nov 2017 - 03:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elizabeth Rieniets
italics5.JPGJPG italics5.JPG manage 1 MB 14 Dec 2017 - 03:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
italics6.JPGJPG italics6.JPG manage 318 K 08 Jan 2019 - 22:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elizabeth Rieniets
italics7.JPGJPG italics7.JPG manage 245 K 08 Jan 2019 - 22:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elizabeth Rieniets
Topic revision: r23 - 12 Jun 2023, TLaurin
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback