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■(TB) 'Bev's Babe'

2010, Richardson

'Bev's Babe' (Gerald Richardson, R. 2009). Seedling# 02-17-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards copper red; style arms gold, red midribs; falls slightly lighter copper red than Standards, bronze cast at beards; beards copper red, bronze at end; heavily ruffled. 'Wild Thing' X 'Bev'. Rockytop 2010.

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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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-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-06-11
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BevsBabe01.jpgjpg BevsBabe01.jpg manage 73 K 16 Jul 2013 - 21:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
bevs-babe.jpgjpg bevs-babe.jpg manage 110 K 26 Jan 2020 - 11:24 UnknownUser Photo by Iris en Provence, France (2019)
bevsbabe01.jpgjpg bevsbabe01.jpg manage 73 K 01 Nov 2014 - 21:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
bevsbabe02.JPGJPG bevsbabe02.JPG manage 71 K 23 Aug 2015 - 03:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
bevsbabe03.jpgjpg bevsbabe03.jpg manage 180 K 16 Mar 2017 - 14:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
bevsbabe9.jpgjpg bevsbabe9.jpg manage 136 K 21 Mar 2023 - 20:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r20 - 23 Oct 2023, Af83
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