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■(TB) 'Calgary'

2010, Johnson

'Calgary' (Thomas Johnson, R. 2010) Seedling Tu259A. TB, 40" (102 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards blue white tinted light pink; style arms pink sides, blue centers and crests; falls medium blue, overall rosy cast, rosier hafts; beards white base tipped tangerine; purple base foliage; sweet fragrance. Seedling R130A: (seedling N19A: ('Sultry Mood' x .'Conjuration') x seedling N4A: ('Sea Quest' x 'Proud Tradition')) X 'Fogbound'. Mid-America 2010. Honorable Mention 2012.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2010: CALGARY (T.Johnson ‘10) TB Midseason 40” (102 cm). Even though it is a bonus plant, it is still overall one of the best introductions for this year. It grows strong and fast which is one of the traits we look for when choosing bonus material. Its superior clump effect can be seen in the picture above. Domed standards are blue white tinted light pink. Falls are mid blue with an overall rosy cast and rosier hafts. White beards are tipped tangerine. Show stalks usually have around 8-10 buds. Clean, purple based foliage. Sdlg. TU259A: ((Sultry Mood x Conjuration) x (Sea Quest x Proud Tradition)) X Fogbound. BONUS.


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.

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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-01-28
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
CALGARY.jpgjpg CALGARY.jpg manage 33 K 28 Jan 2010 - 17:28 Main.Laymont+ by Mid-America Garden Oregon USA
Calgary01.JPGJPG Calgary01.JPG manage 69 K 31 May 2017 - 02:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
Calgary02.JPGJPG Calgary02.JPG manage 69 K 31 May 2017 - 02:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
Calgary03.JPGJPG Calgary03.JPG manage 128 K 27 Sep 2019 - 02:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris-Iris du Grand Barbu-France
Calgary8.jpgjpg Calgary8.jpg manage 42 K 15 Dec 2013 - 16:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
Calgary_KWW.jpgjpg Calgary_KWW.jpg manage 56 K 22 Jan 2017 - 22:55 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; Mid-America Garden, Brooks, OR; AIS 2015 Convention
DSCN2576.JPGJPG DSCN2576.JPG manage 57 K 18 May 2011 - 02:55 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs - Picture taken in Brooks, OR
DSCN6838.JPGJPG DSCN6838.JPG manage 68 K 24 May 2011 - 19:24 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN6847.JPGJPG DSCN6847.JPG manage 68 K 24 May 2011 - 19:23 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
calgary01.jpgjpg calgary01.jpg manage 61 K 13 Nov 2014 - 03:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
calgary02.jpgjpg calgary02.jpg manage 50 K 27 Dec 2014 - 12:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jean Claude Jacob-Iris de la Baie-France
calgary03.jpgjpg calgary03.jpg manage 71 K 08 May 2015 - 18:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
calgary04.jpgjpg calgary04.jpg manage 68 K 28 Jul 2015 - 20:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
calgary05.JPGJPG calgary05.JPG manage 58 K 23 Aug 2015 - 15:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
calgary06.jpgjpg calgary06.jpg manage 523 K 20 Dec 2019 - 14:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
calgary1.jpgjpg calgary1.jpg manage 29 K 29 Nov 2018 - 03:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
calgary4.jpgjpg calgary4.jpg manage 126 K 06 Feb 2017 - 22:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
calgary5.jpgjpg calgary5.jpg manage 39 K 30 Mar 2013 - 03:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
calgary7.JPGJPG calgary7.JPG manage 62 K 20 Nov 2013 - 04:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm, Tara, ON Canada z5a
calgaryrhoades.jpgjpg calgaryrhoades.jpg manage 160 K 31 Jan 2022 - 03:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Martha Rhoades-Taken at 2015 AIS National Convention -Mid-America Garden
Topic revision: r32 - 13 Nov 2022, af.83
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