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■(TB) 'Got The Blues'

1996/97, Blyth

'Got The Blues' (Barry Blyth, R. 1996). Seedling# A77-2. TB, 35" (89 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards silvery pastel blue, midrib slightly deeper; falls violet to red violet, paling slightly toward edge; beards blue, hairs tipped lemon in throat. 'Silverado' X 'Blues Brothers'. Tempo Two 1996/97.

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Awaiting original catalog description.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-02-13
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GotTheBlues28kp1.JPGJPG GotTheBlues28kp1.JPG manage 64 K 04 Jan 2013 - 20:31 KentPfeiffer Taken in my garden in zone 5b on May 28, 2011
GotTheBluesIF.jpgjpg GotTheBluesIF.jpg manage 33 K 28 Nov 2011 - 18:18 Main.Betsy881 Photo from The Iris Farm
GottheBlues01.JPGJPG GottheBlues01.JPG manage 83 K 31 May 2015 - 03:03 UnknownUser Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
gottheblues01.jpgjpg gottheblues01.jpg manage 26 K 27 Jul 2014 - 02:12 UnknownUser Photo by Richmond Irises-New Zealand
gottheblues02.jpgjpg gottheblues02.jpg manage 49 K 25 Jun 2015 - 21:51 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
gottheblues03.jpgjpg gottheblues03.jpg manage 48 K 25 Jun 2015 - 21:53 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
gottheblues04.jpgjpg gottheblues04.jpg manage 52 K 25 Jun 2015 - 21:54 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
gottheblues05.jpgjpg gottheblues05.jpg manage 53 K 25 Jun 2015 - 21:56 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
gottheblues2.jpgjpg gottheblues2.jpg manage 29 K 31 Jul 2017 - 02:44 UnknownUser Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
gottheblues3.jpgjpg gottheblues3.jpg manage 51 K 02 Apr 2013 - 19:10 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
gottheblues4.jpgjpg gottheblues4.jpg manage 46 K 03 Feb 2014 - 15:52 UnknownUser Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
gottheblues5.JPGJPG gottheblues5.JPG manage 165 K 30 Jan 2024 - 02:39 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
Topic revision: r19 - 30 Jan 2024, Harloiris
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