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■(TB) 'Blue Frosting'

2011, Burseen

'Blue Frosting' (Tom Burseen, R. 2010). Seedling# 05-247A. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom Standards and style arms creamy peach, edges washed strong violet-blue; falls lighter cream-peach, faint violet-blue washed edge; beards red orange, tattered flounces and horns; ruffled, heavily laced; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling 03-798: ('Seeun Is Beleevun' x seedling 00-319: (seedling 98-224: ('Lookout Point' x 'Fred's Gal') x 'Talking Turkey')) X 'Whatcha Up To'. Burseen 2011.

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Photo by Tara Perennial Farm,Owen Sound,OntarioBlue Frosting by BrindaMandllla.jpgPhoto by Tom BurseenPhoto by Tara Perennial Farm,Owen Sound,OntarioPhoto by Country Delight IrisBlueFrosting by Brinda Mandella.jpgBlueFrosting by BrindaMandell.jpg


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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-- KentPfeiffer - 2012-10-01
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Blue01.JPGJPG Blue01.JPG manage 83 K 12 Feb 2015 - 20:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm,Owen Sound,Ontario
BlueFrosting02.JPGJPG BlueFrosting02.JPG manage 85 K 18 Dec 2014 - 14:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm,Owen Sound,Ontario
BlueFrosting_by_BrindaMandell.jpgjpg BlueFrosting_by_BrindaMandell.jpg manage 64 K 24 Feb 2014 - 02:11 BrindaMandella Blue Frosting @ "The Lab", Grand Prairie, Tx
BlueFrosting_by_Brinda_Mandella.jpgjpg BlueFrosting_by_Brinda_Mandella.jpg manage 51 K 24 Feb 2014 - 02:13 BrindaMandella Blue Frosting @ "The Lab", Grand Prairie, Tx
Blue_Frosting_by_BrindaMandllla.jpgjpg Blue_Frosting_by_BrindaMandllla.jpg manage 66 K 24 Feb 2014 - 02:12 BrindaMandella Blue Frosting @ "The Lab", Grand Prairie, Tx
bluefrosting010.jpgjpg bluefrosting010.jpg manage 83 K 30 Dec 2015 - 04:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Tom Burseen
bluefrosting02.JPGJPG bluefrosting02.JPG manage 553 K 30 Dec 2015 - 04:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r12 - 20 Oct 2023, Harloiris
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