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■(TB) 'Lookout Point'

1996, Black

'Lookout Point' (Paul Black, R. 1996). Seedling 88134A. TB, 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards buff pink, slight violet midrib infusion; style arms buff pink; falls violet, hafts darker, whitish area around beard; beards coral, with 1" fuzzy violet horn; slight spicy fragrance. 'Dream A Little' X seedling 8636C: ('Frances Gaulter' x 'Sky Hooks'). Mid-America 1996.

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Photo by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Paul Blackphoto by Elladanphoto by ElladanPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-GermanyPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-GermanyPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dPhoto by Country Delight IrisColleen Modra Photo


From AIS Bulletin #301 April 1996 Introducing LOOKOUT POINT TB, 35", Sdlg. 88134A - Buff pink standards and medium violet falls. Long violet horns protrude from the ends of bright orange beards. Opens easily. $35.00. Mid-America Garden.


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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LOOKOUTPOINT01.jpgjpg LOOKOUTPOINT01.jpg manage 137 K 07 Dec 2015 - 03:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
LOOKOUTPOINT02.jpgjpg LOOKOUTPOINT02.jpg manage 133 K 06 Mar 2017 - 03:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
LookoutPoint02.JPGJPG LookoutPoint02.JPG manage 68 K 30 Mar 2014 - 02:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
LookoutPointJPG.jpgjpg LookoutPointJPG.jpg manage 55 K 29 Nov 2010 - 09:18 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
lookout01.jpgjpg lookout01.jpg manage 58 K 09 Mar 2015 - 14:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
lookout02.JPGJPG lookout02.JPG manage 58 K 29 May 2015 - 18:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black
lookout_point_66.jpgjpg lookout_point_66.jpg manage 72 K 12 Dec 2010 - 02:34 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
lookout_point_68.jpgjpg lookout_point_68.jpg manage 70 K 12 Dec 2010 - 02:35 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
lookoutpoint01.jpgjpg lookoutpoint01.jpg manage 69 K 11 Nov 2014 - 20:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
lookoutpoint3.jpgjpg lookoutpoint3.jpg manage 82 K 11 Nov 2013 - 03:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
lookoutpoint4.jpgjpg lookoutpoint4.jpg manage 34 K 05 Apr 2013 - 14:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r24 - 25 Mar 2023, TerryLaurin
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