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■(TB) 'Boudoir'

1997, Ghio

'Boudoir' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1996). Seedling# 91-35N2. TB, height 32" (81 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards pure pink; falls lavender blue, shoulders pink; beards coral. Seedling# 88-41T: ('Honeymoon Suite' x ((('Homecoming Queen' x seedling# 76-110BB: (('Malaysia' x 'Carolina Honey') x ('Hi Top' x (('Ponderosa' x 'Travel On') x 'Peace Offering')))) x ('Copper Classic' x seedling# 76-110BB)) x (('Act Of Love' x 'Lady Friend') x (seedling# 76-110BB x 'Toastmaster')))) X seedling# 89-73Q: ('Birthday Greetings' x 'Presence'). Bay View 1997. Honorable Mention 2001.

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From Bay View Gardens catalog, 1997: BOUDOIR. 32 inches, mid to late season. $35.00. A seductive beauty with standards of pure pink with lavender blue falls and pink shoulders, harmonizing the blooms. A romantic coral beard beckons the beholder. Sturdy stalks, show branching, multi-budded sockets, and strong blue-green foliage makes this an iris to desire. No. 91-35N2: (88-41T: (Honeymoon Suite x (((Homecoming Queen x 76-11 OBB: ((Malaysia x Carolina Honey) x 72-1222: (Hi Top x ((P. x Travel On) x Peace Offering)))) x (Copper Classic x 76-110BB)) x ((Act of Love x Lady Friend) x (76-110BB x Toastmaster)))) X 89-730: (Birthday Greetings x Presence).


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Boudoir TB Joseph Ghio 1997.jpgjpg Boudoir TB Joseph Ghio 1997.jpg manage 492 K 25 Mar 2021 - 20:51 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
Boudoir08.JPGJPG Boudoir08.JPG manage 59 K 20 Mar 2014 - 16:50 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
BoudoirCT.jpgjpg BoudoirCT.jpg manage 43 K 27 Oct 2011 - 16:10 Main.Betsy881 Photo by C & T Iris Patch
BoudoirNN.jpgjpg BoudoirNN.jpg manage 31 K 06 Nov 2011 - 14:45 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Boudoir_133_0.jpgjpg Boudoir_133_0.jpg manage 51 K 26 Mar 2012 - 18:36 Boudoir
P1370137-X2_boudoir.jpgjpg P1370137-X2_boudoir.jpg manage 193 K 17 Feb 2016 - 11:05 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
boudoir01.jpgjpg boudoir01.jpg manage 63 K 17 Nov 2014 - 02:24 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
boudoir02.jpgjpg boudoir02.jpg manage 47 K 17 Nov 2014 - 02:25 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
boudoir03.jpgjpg boudoir03.jpg manage 41 K 02 Feb 2015 - 17:21 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
boudoir04.jpgjpg boudoir04.jpg manage 72 K 16 May 2015 - 02:58 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
boudoir5.jpgjpg boudoir5.jpg manage 43 K 30 Mar 2013 - 00:13 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
boudoir6.jpgjpg boudoir6.jpg manage 50 K 23 Aug 2013 - 01:41 UnknownUser Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
boudoir6bh.jpgjpg boudoir6bh.jpg manage 24 K 24 Jun 2017 - 13:57 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
boudoir7.jpgjpg boudoir7.jpg manage 31 K 04 Oct 2013 - 22:43 UnknownUser Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
boudoirSPI.jpgjpg boudoirSPI.jpg manage 40 K 12 Mar 2010 - 19:00 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
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