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■(TB) 'Love At First Sight'

2006, Crump

'Love At First Sight'. (J. Griffin Crump, R. 2001). Seedling# 99A7. TB, height 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. . Ruffled red violet; beards red violet. 'Saturday Night Live' X 'Gyro'. Winterberry 2006

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Love at First Sight TB J Griffin Crump 2006.jpgLove at First Sight copy.jpgloveatfirstsight1.JPGloveatfirstsight2.jpgloveatfirstsight3.JPGloveatfirstsight5.JPGloveatfirstsight6.jpgLoveAtFirstSight by JanLauritzen.jpgTB-Love-At-First-Sight.jpg


From AIS Bulletin #341 April 2006 Introducing Love At First Sight (J. G. Crump) TB, 36" (91 em) 7-9 bUds, M. Sdlg. #99A7. Ruffled, red violet self with velvety sheen. Beards red violet. Best seedling for 2005 Region 4 spring tour and winner of Alice Bouldin Award. (Saturday Night Live X Gyro). $35. Winterberry Gardens.
Hybridizer comment: was originally registered as 'Breathtaking' in 2001, but was introduced in 2006 under the present name.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Love at First Sight TB J Griffin Crump 2006.jpgjpg Love at First Sight TB J Griffin Crump 2006.jpg manage 340 K 15 Mar 2021 - 16:54 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
LoveAtFirstSight_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg LoveAtFirstSight_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 71 K 27 Oct 2010 - 06:42 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2005 National in St. Louis, MO
Love_at_First_Sight_copy.jpgjpg Love_at_First_Sight_copy.jpg manage 63 K 05 Oct 2010 - 20:41 Main.Griff  
TB-Love-At-First-Sight.jpgjpg TB-Love-At-First-Sight.jpg manage 58 K 10 Jan 2011 - 02:17 EleanorHutchison Picture by Snowpeak Iris
loveatfirstsight1.JPGJPG loveatfirstsight1.JPG manage 837 K 29 Aug 2017 - 19:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen taken at Tara Perennial Farm-Owen Sound,Ontario,Canada
loveatfirstsight2.jpgjpg loveatfirstsight2.jpg manage 45 K 21 Feb 2013 - 01:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
loveatfirstsight3.JPGJPG loveatfirstsight3.JPG manage 742 K 11 Feb 2019 - 19:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-taken at Tara Perennial Farm-Owen Sound-Ontario-Canada
loveatfirstsight5.JPGJPG loveatfirstsight5.JPG manage 71 K 22 Jun 2013 - 00:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm, Tara, ON Canada z5a
loveatfirstsight6.jpgjpg loveatfirstsight6.jpg manage 43 K 16 Jan 2014 - 19:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Winterberry Gardens
Topic revision: r19 - 23 Nov 2022, TLaurin
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