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■(IB) 'Lullaby Isle'

1978, Martin

'Lullaby Isle' (Teresa Martin, R. 1978). Seedling #75-GM-3-1. IB, 18-19" (46-48 cm), Early to midseason bloom. White self, white beard yellow deep in throat. Greenlee seedling #65-7: ('Fi Lee' x self) X 'Meadow Brook'. Martin 1980.

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Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionDetail of Rosalie Figge photoPhoto scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collectionPhoto taken at 1984 AIS Seattle Convention by Verna Laurin at the Crandall Garden


LULLABY ISLE, Teresa Martin's intermediate, is a lovely, waved white self. Its domed standards and flaring falls held up well in the rain. [Dorothy Willott, (OH), “Medians at Philbrook Art Center”, The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 238 (July 1980): 27.]


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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Lullabyisle01.jpgjpg Lullabyisle01.jpg manage 54 K 11 Jun 2014 - 21:35 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
Lullabyisle01jb.jpgjpg Lullabyisle01jb.jpg manage 18 K 20 Apr 2016 - 19:30 Main.Harloiris Detail of Rosalie Figge photo
SIBLullabyIsleVL84.JPGJPG SIBLullabyIsleVL84.JPG manage 63 K 06 Mar 2015 - 14:01 TerryLaurin Photo taken at 1984 AIS Seattle Convention by Verna Laurin at the Crandall Garden
lullabyisle1.JPGJPG lullabyisle1.JPG manage 1022 K 30 Apr 2017 - 14:29 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
Topic revision: r14 - 13 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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