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■(TB) 'Maypearl'

2009, Burseen

'Maypearl' (Tom Burseen, R. 2008). Seedling 04-163A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards pristine white; style arms white; falls white, prominent violet-blue veins; beards orange, large white flounces veined violet blue; ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. 'Casino Cruiser' X seedling 02-85: (seedling 99-304: (seedling 95-110: ('Gnu' x 'All Aflutter') x 'Planet Janet') x seedling A-400: ('Unfinished Business' x 'Osay Canuc')). Burseen 2009.

See below:
Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by Napa Country Iris GardensPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-GermanyPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-GermanyMAYPEARL (Burseen 2009, SA)MAYPEARL (Burseen 2009, SA) (2)MAYPEARL (Burseen 2009, SA) (3)


Awaiting original catalog description
Sibling to 'Slocum', 'Yoakum'.


See: 'Flûte Enchantée'→'Joan's Party' progeny.


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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
MAYPEARL9.JPGJPG MAYPEARL9.JPG manage 193 K 30 Apr 2024 - 14:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
MAYPEARL90.JPGJPG MAYPEARL90.JPG manage 186 K 30 Apr 2024 - 14:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
MAYPEARL_(Burseen_2009,_SA).JPGJPG MAYPEARL_(Burseen_2009,_SA).JPG manage 713 K 07 Aug 2016 - 19:00 PerryDyer  
MAYPEARL_(Burseen_2009,_SA)_(2).JPGJPG MAYPEARL_(Burseen_2009,_SA)_(2).JPG manage 681 K 07 Aug 2016 - 19:00 PerryDyer  
MAYPEARL_(Burseen_2009,_SA)_(3).JPGJPG MAYPEARL_(Burseen_2009,_SA)_(3).JPG manage 422 K 07 Aug 2016 - 19:00 PerryDyer  
May_Pearl_TB_T._Burseen_2009.jpgjpg May_Pearl_TB_T._Burseen_2009.jpg manage 55 K 21 Sep 2014 - 00:57 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Maypearl01.JPGJPG Maypearl01.JPG manage 48 K 17 Jul 2013 - 20:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
Maypearl04.JPGJPG Maypearl04.JPG manage 110 K 08 Dec 2016 - 03:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
maypearl01.jpgjpg maypearl01.jpg manage 632 K 03 Jan 2016 - 04:09 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
maypearl02.jpgjpg maypearl02.jpg manage 70 K 11 Nov 2014 - 16:22 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r24 - 06 Jun 2024, AlainFranco
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