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■(TB) 'Figure Head'

1996, Tompkins

'Figure Head' (Chet Tompkins, R. 1996). Seedling# 93-9C. TB, 38" (97 cm), Early to late bloom. Standards and style arms oxblood; falls ivory cream ground tinted custard in center, broad dotted and washed to solid oxblood border; beards dull yellow; ruffled. ('Raspberry Fudge' x ('Queen In Calico' x 'Paprika Fono's')) X ('Raging Tiger' x 'Raspberry Fudge'). Fleur de Lis 1996.

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Photo by Tatiyana AlimovaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Michael Barnes- Iris Australis-AustraliaPicture by Snowpeak IrisColleen Modra PhotoPhoto by Pleasants Valley Iris FarmPhoto by Alain Chapelle-FrancePhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by Yarrabee Garden   Iris-AustraliaPhoto by Paul Black-Mid America GardenPhoto by Blue J Irisphoto courtesy Scottie Finney


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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 - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Figure_Head_EI.JPGJPG Figure_Head_EI.JPG manage 101 K 10 Jun 2015 - 08:54 Main.ruiris Photo by Tatiyana Alimova
Figurehead02.jpgjpg Figurehead02.jpg manage 85 K 24 Mar 2014 - 19:22 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Figurehead03.jpgjpg Figurehead03.jpg manage 80 K 24 Mar 2014 - 19:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
Figurehead09.jpgjpg Figurehead09.jpg manage 291 K 24 Sep 2021 - 22:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Michael Barnes- Iris Australis-Australia
Figurehead291008_copy.jpgjpg Figurehead291008_copy.jpg manage 40 K 14 Nov 2010 - 05:31 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
Figurehead9.jpgjpg Figurehead9.jpg manage 49 K 03 Feb 2014 - 15:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
FigureheadBJ.JPGJPG FigureheadBJ.JPG manage 106 K 09 Feb 2012 - 21:45 BetsyHiggins Photo by Blue J Iris
figurehead01.jpgjpg figurehead01.jpg manage 596 K 27 Nov 2019 - 03:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
figurehead09SPI.jpgjpg figurehead09SPI.jpg manage 72 K 20 Mar 2010 - 17:20 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
figurehead4.jpgjpg figurehead4.jpg manage 70 K 23 Aug 2013 - 21:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
figurehead5.jpgjpg figurehead5.jpg manage 78 K 08 Nov 2013 - 21:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
figurehead7.JPGJPG figurehead7.JPG manage 117 K 28 Jan 2014 - 22:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
figurehead8.JPGJPG figurehead8.JPG manage 88 K 28 Jan 2014 - 22:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
figurehead9.JPGJPG figurehead9.JPG manage 201 K 10 Apr 2023 - 02:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
rsz_figurehead.jpgjpg rsz_figurehead.jpg manage 70 K 12 Jan 2014 - 02:59 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Scottie Finney
Topic revision: r22 - 10 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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