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■(TB) 'Becky Lee'

1971, Hamner

'Becky Lee' (Bernard Hamner, R. 1969). Seedling# 67-15. TB, 34-36", Early to midseason bloom. Color Class OlP, Light peach pink (RHS 29D to C) self; ruffled; tangerine beard. 'Christie Anne' X ( 'Nike' x 'New Frontier'). Hamner 1971. Honorable Mention 1974.

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Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection


From AIS Bulletin #201 April 1971 Introducing BECKY LEE: (Hamner). TB. 34-36". E-M. Complete ruffled self of peach pink. Tangerine beard. Very floriferous. Christy Ann X (Nike x New Frontier) HC. 1970. $25.00. Hamner's Iris Garden.


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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