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■(TB) 'Blushing'

2011, Black

'Blushing' (Paul Black, R. 2011). Seedling# O9YY. TB, 32" (81 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards light pink center blending to wide cream-yellow margins; style arms peach; falls warm white center blending to cream yellow margin, peach blush over haft; beards white base, hairs tipped tangerine; small flowers; slight spicy fragrance. 'Body And Soul' X 'Bundle Of Love'. Mid-America 2011.Honorable Mention 2014

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2011: BLUSHING (Black ‘11) TB Midseason-Late 32” (81cm). Blushing is a lovely little color gem for smaller gardens. Light buttery yellow standards are infused mid pink over centers. Perky, flared falls are white with wide blended pale yellow margins and peach blushed hafts. Soft tangerine over white beards are the perfect accent. Cute, smaller, compact flowers are carried gracefully on show stalks with 4 branches plus spur and 10-12 buds. Excellent vigor and winter hardiness. Sdlg. O9YY: Bodyand Soul X Bundle of Love. $45.00.


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


-- KentPfeiffer - 2011-03-06
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BHP_6785-X2_blushing.jpgjpg BHP_6785-X2_blushing.jpg manage 132 K 12 Feb 2016 - 03:54 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Blushing.jpgjpg Blushing.jpg manage 72 K 16 May 2011 - 11:13 Main.Laymont+ by Paul Black, Mid America Garden Oregon USA
Blushing01.JPGJPG Blushing01.JPG manage 153 K 21 Feb 2022 - 20:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Blushing010.JPGJPG Blushing010.JPG manage 163 K 21 Feb 2022 - 20:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Blushing011.JPGJPG Blushing011.JPG manage 149 K 21 Feb 2022 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Blushing012.JPGJPG Blushing012.JPG manage 245 K 21 Feb 2022 - 20:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Blushing1.jpgjpg Blushing1.jpg manage 54 K 29 Aug 2017 - 02:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
Blushing_KWW.jpgjpg Blushing_KWW.jpg manage 50 K 22 Jan 2017 - 22:10 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; Mid-America Garden, Brooks, OR; AIS 2015 Convention
blushing01.JPGJPG blushing01.JPG manage 45 K 26 Aug 2014 - 02:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
blushing02.JPGJPG blushing02.JPG manage 43 K 26 Aug 2014 - 02:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
blushing03.jpgjpg blushing03.jpg manage 67 K 04 May 2015 - 11:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
blushing04.jpgjpg blushing04.jpg manage 64 K 18 Feb 2021 - 12:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
blushing9.jpgjpg blushing9.jpg manage 67 K 22 Mar 2023 - 01:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
blushingrhoades.jpgjpg blushingrhoades.jpg manage 140 K 31 Jan 2022 - 03:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Martha Rhoades-Taken at 2015 AIS National Convention -Mid-America Garden
Topic revision: r27 - 23 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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