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■(TB) 'Broadway Star'

1957, Schreiner

'Broadway Star' (Robert Schreiner, R. 1957). Seedling# L 721-1. TB, 38" (97 cm), Late midseason bloom. Color Class-YRV4, Standards smooth cream, falls rose with magenta cast. ('Maytime' x 'Extravaganza') X sibling of 'Opal Beauty'. Schreiner 1957. Honorable Mention 1957.

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photo by Elladanby Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest FrancePhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionPhoto scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionPhoto scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionPhoto by Glanavon Iris Patch-New ZealandPhoto by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek GardenPhoto by Dyna Hermann taken at SchreinerPhoto scanned from the 1965 C.A. Cruickshank catalogue by Terry LaurinPhoto by Argyle AcresPhoto by Blue J IrisBrodway StarPlease contact Brock Heilman for image use.

References:

From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: BROADWAY STAR (Schreiner '57) ML-38". Cream standards and rose red falls combine to fashion a totally different and refreshingly beautiful creation. Large and classically formed. Maytime x Extravaganza X Pink Reflection x Majenica x Pinnacle. Regularly $2.50; on $10 order $2.25; on $25 order $2.10.
From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: BROADWAY STAR (Schr. 57) M.L. 38 in. (From Pinnacle, Maytime, Extravaganza, Pink Reflection and Majenica Sdlgs.) A large showy bitone of unusual coloring. Standards are pale chamois buff and falls are of strangely blended tones of orange and rose. H.M. 1957. 2.00.
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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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-- RolandDejoux - 2009-12-22
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BroadwayStar01.JPGJPG BroadwayStar01.JPG manage 78 K 21 Nov 2014 - 03:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BroadwayStar02.JPGJPG BroadwayStar02.JPG manage 72 K 12 Aug 2021 - 15:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BroadwayStar02.jpgjpg BroadwayStar02.jpg manage 64 K 01 Jun 2014 - 19:59 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
BroadwayStar03.jpgjpg BroadwayStar03.jpg manage 59 K 01 Jun 2014 - 20:01 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
BroadwayStar04.jpgjpg BroadwayStar04.jpg manage 71 K 01 Jun 2014 - 20:03 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
BroadwayStar05.jpgjpg BroadwayStar05.jpg manage 76 K 01 Jun 2014 - 20:06 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
BroadwayStar06.JPGJPG BroadwayStar06.JPG manage 59 K 30 May 2015 - 21:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
BroadwayStarAA.jpgjpg BroadwayStarAA.jpg manage 34 K 14 Feb 2011 - 01:22 BetsyHiggins Photo by Argyle Acres
BroadwayStarBJ.JPGJPG BroadwayStarBJ.JPG manage 54 K 30 Jan 2012 - 20:56 BetsyHiggins Photo by Blue J Iris
Broadway_Star_Schreiner_1957.jpgjpg Broadway_Star_Schreiner_1957.jpg manage 61 K 22 Dec 2009 - 11:10 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Brodway_Star160.jpgjpg Brodway_Star160.jpg manage 21 K 23 Mar 2012 - 23:12 Main.iris.ua Brodway Star
IMG_9750-X2_broadway_star.jpgjpg IMG_9750-X2_broadway_star.jpg manage 111 K 21 Feb 2016 - 08:45 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
broadway_star_66.jpgjpg broadway_star_66.jpg manage 72 K 25 Nov 2010 - 19:30 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
broadwaystar01.jpgjpg broadwaystar01.jpg manage 73 K 16 Dec 2014 - 14:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
broadwaystar5.JPGJPG broadwaystar5.JPG manage 287 K 27 May 2023 - 11:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
broadwaystar7.JPGJPG broadwaystar7.JPG manage 147 K 23 Apr 2023 - 12:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Dyna Hermann taken at Schreiner's Iris Gardens
broadwaystar9.JPGJPG broadwaystar9.JPG manage 443 K 09 Nov 2020 - 23:05 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1965 C.A. Cruickshank catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r31 - 06 Jul 2023, TerryLaurin
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