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■(TB) 'Dore'

1935, Sass

'Dore' (Jacob Sass, R. 1935) 40", Late midseason bloom. Color Class-Y4L. Standards light yellow; Falls creamy white, gold veining on hafts, yellow/orange beard. 'Wambliska' x 'Rameses'. Slight fragrance. Maple Road Garden(J.Sass) 1935.

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Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden


From Maple Road Garden list for 1935: DORE (32-50) (J. Sass, 1935) — S, baryta yellow darkening to Empire yellow at claw. F, white with light yellow sheen. Haft heavily veined Empire yellow. Deep yellow beard. A yellow stripe extends along the edge
of the falls. Large flower on 37-inch well branched stalks. $10.00.
Peckham, E. (Ed.). (1940). Alphabetical iris check list: 1939. The American Iris Society.
Gersdorff, Charles E. F. (Ed.) (1950). Alphabetical iris check list: 1949. The American Iris Society.


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
DoreBHI0.JPGJPG DoreBHI0.JPG manage 76 K 15 Aug 2021 - 01:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DoreBHI16.JPGJPG DoreBHI16.JPG manage 1 MB 26 Mar 2016 - 15:33 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
dore9.JPGJPG dore9.JPG manage 136 K 25 Dec 2021 - 02:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
dore90.JPGJPG dore90.JPG manage 144 K 25 Dec 2021 - 02:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r18 - 12 Nov 2022, Harloiris
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