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■(TB) 'Golden Garland'

1957, Hall

'Golden Garland' (David Hall, R. 1956). Seedling# 53-33. TB, 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class-Y3, Standards golden, falls cream edged gold. Seedling# 50-33 X 'Palomino'. Cooley 1957. Honorable Mention 1957; Judges Choice 1958; Award of Merit 1959.

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Golden GarlandPhoto by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.Photo by Verna Laurin-Willowdale-ON-CanadaPhoto scanned from the 1965 Cooley


From Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog 1963: GOLDEN GARLAND (Hall '57) L-42". Imagine, if you can, a veritable giant with both standards and falls delightfully edged in lace. Resembles Truly Yours, but is superior in stalks, form & color contrast. Standards golden yellow; falls almost white, bordered with yellow lace. JC'58; AM'59. (50-33 X Palomino). Regularly $2.50; on $10 order $2.10; on $25 order $1.85.


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
Golden_Garland.JPGJPG Golden_Garland.JPG manage 74 K 15 Feb 2011 - 13:11 IrisP  
goldengarland01.JPGJPG goldengarland01.JPG manage 97 K 01 Apr 2019 - 22:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5
goldengarland02.JPGJPG goldengarland02.JPG manage 62 K 13 May 2014 - 01:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
goldengarland7.JPGJPG goldengarland7.JPG manage 155 K 28 Jun 2023 - 19:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Verna Laurin-Willowdale-ON-Canada
goldengarland9.JPGJPG goldengarland9.JPG manage 404 K 19 Jan 2021 - 03:10 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1965 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r16 - 28 Jun 2023, TerryLaurin
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