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■(TB) 'Alpine Journey'

1984/85, Blyth

'Alpine Journey' (Barry Blyth, R. 1983). Seedling P51-2. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early to early midseason bloom. Standards snow white; falls golden yellow; golden yellow beard. 'Tranquil Star' X ('Love Chant' x 'Festive Skirt'). Tempo Two 1984/85.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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 - 21 Apr 2019

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Alpine-Journey09.jpgjpg Alpine-Journey09.jpg manage 24 K 26 Oct 2021 - 02:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
AlpineJourney01.JPGJPG AlpineJourney01.JPG manage 54 K 09 Dec 2014 - 21:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
AlpineJourney02.jpgjpg AlpineJourney02.jpg manage 100 K 26 Apr 2015 - 02:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth
AlpineJourney03.JPGJPG AlpineJourney03.JPG manage 57 K 30 May 2015 - 16:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
AlpineJourney2.jpgjpg AlpineJourney2.jpg manage 44 K 19 Jan 2017 - 14:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
AlpineJourney201005.jpgjpg AlpineJourney201005.jpg manage 24 K 18 Nov 2010 - 08:59 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
AlpineJourney3.jpgjpg AlpineJourney3.jpg manage 540 K 19 Jan 2017 - 14:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
AlpineJourney5.jpgjpg AlpineJourney5.jpg manage 36 K 03 Feb 2014 - 00:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
AlpineJourney6.JPGJPG AlpineJourney6.JPG manage 60 K 17 Mar 2014 - 19:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
AlpineJourney7.JPGJPG AlpineJourney7.JPG manage 59 K 17 Mar 2014 - 19:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
AlpineJourney9.jpgjpg AlpineJourney9.jpg manage 52 K 26 Jan 2021 - 16:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
AlpineJourneyBHI.jpgjpg AlpineJourneyBHI.jpg manage 64 K 14 Apr 2012 - 14:39 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Alpine_Journey_fl.jpgjpg Alpine_Journey_fl.jpg manage 35 K 02 Mar 2011 - 05:56 IrisP  
alpine01.jpgjpg alpine01.jpg manage 58 K 12 May 2015 - 20:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
alpinejorney9.JPGJPG alpinejorney9.JPG manage 313 K 30 Oct 2020 - 13:57 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1989 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
alpinejourney01.jpgjpg alpinejourney01.jpg manage 65 K 20 Dec 2014 - 15:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Echo Iris Garden
alpinejourney01bh.jpgjpg alpinejourney01bh.jpg manage 26 K 29 Dec 2016 - 19:34 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
alpinejourney02.jpgjpg alpinejourney02.jpg manage 616 K 29 Dec 2015 - 15:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
alpinejourney03.jpgjpg alpinejourney03.jpg manage 71 K 01 Feb 2019 - 14:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mooiplaas Iris & Dayliles-South Africa.
alpinejourney04.jpgjpg alpinejourney04.jpg manage 64 K 01 Feb 2019 - 14:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mooiplaas Iris & Dayliles-South Africa.
alpinejourney05.jpgjpg alpinejourney05.jpg manage 63 K 01 Feb 2019 - 14:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mooiplaas Iris & Dayliles-South Africa.
alpinejourney06.jpgjpg alpinejourney06.jpg manage 51 K 01 Feb 2019 - 14:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mooiplaas Iris & Dayliles-South Africa.
Topic revision: r31 - 05 Dec 2021, BobPries
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