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■(TB) 'Jerico Springs'

2011, Nicodemus

'Jerico Springs' (Barbara Nicodemus, R. 2011). Seedling# JR1-B. TB, 34" (86 cm), Early, midseason, late bloom. Standards and style arms icy blue, darker blue stains that disappear upon opening: falls blue violet marbled and veined icy blue; beards frosty blue; ruffled, flared. 'Honky Tonk Blues' X 'Fabulous One'. Rockytop 2011. Honorable Mention 2013; Award of Merit 2017.

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Photo by Barbara NicodemusPhoto by Ken Walker; AIS 2012 ConventionPhoto by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-FrancePhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by South Jersey IrisPhoto by South Jersey IrisPhoto by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS ConventionPhoto by Across Iris Lanes GardenPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-CanadaPhoto by Napa Country Iris GardenPhoto by Daniel Boris-Iris du Grand Barbu-FrancePhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Wildwood Gardens


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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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-- BetsyHiggins - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
JerichoSpringsBN.jpgjpg JerichoSpringsBN.jpg manage 44 K 07 Mar 2011 - 00:06 BetsyHiggins Photo by Barbara Nicodemus
JericoSpring02.JPGJPG JericoSpring02.JPG manage 63 K 09 Jun 2017 - 03:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
JericoSprings01.jpgjpg JericoSprings01.jpg manage 34 K 26 Apr 2016 - 16:21 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
JericoSprings04.JPGJPG JericoSprings04.JPG manage 164 K 06 Dec 2016 - 23:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
JericoSprings1.jpgjpg JericoSprings1.jpg manage 41 K 14 Apr 2016 - 02:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
JericoSprings2.JPGJPG JericoSprings2.JPG manage 61 K 08 Oct 2019 - 22:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris-Iris du Grand Barbu-France
JericoSpringsWP.jpgjpg JericoSpringsWP.jpg manage 48 K 14 Jul 2013 - 18:44 BetsyHiggins Photo by Wildwood Gardens
Jerico_Springs_KWW.jpgjpg Jerico_Springs_KWW.jpg manage 63 K 20 Jan 2017 - 03:16 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; AIS 2012 Convention
jericosprings01.JPGJPG jericosprings01.JPG manage 50 K 02 Sep 2014 - 18:36 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
jericosprings02.jpgjpg jericosprings02.jpg manage 40 K 28 Jul 2014 - 11:21 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
jericosprings03.jpgjpg jericosprings03.jpg manage 117 K 25 Jul 2015 - 15:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
jericosprings04.JPGJPG jericosprings04.JPG manage 74 K 24 Aug 2015 - 15:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
jericosprings09.jpgjpg jericosprings09.jpg manage 186 K 08 Jun 2020 - 02:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-Canada
jericosprings3.JPGJPG jericosprings3.JPG manage 63 K 29 Jan 2014 - 04:36 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
jericosprings6.jpgjpg jericosprings6.jpg manage 551 K 29 Dec 2019 - 03:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
jericosprings7.JPGJPG jericosprings7.JPG manage 222 K 05 Dec 2020 - 13:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r30 - 01 Jul 2022, TerryLaurin
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