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■(TB) 'Natural Blond'

2003, Ghio

'Natural Blond' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2002). Seedling# 97-24B3. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Warm creamy peach, with light peach sherbet standards center, heart, and falls shoulders; beards peach, tangerine base. Seedling# 95-29U2: (seedling #89-89R2: ( 'Lightning Bolt' x ('Stratagem' x 'Bygone Era')) x Shoop seedling# 89-23-2: ('Tropical Magic' x sibling)) X seedling# 93-40J3: ('Heaven' x seedling# 91-92B2: (('Birthday Greetings' x 'Bubbling Along') x ('Birthday Greetings' x 'Presence'))). Bay View 2003. Honorable Mention 2005.

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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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NATURAL_BLOND_(Ghio_2003).JPGJPG NATURAL_BLOND_(Ghio_2003).JPG manage 1 MB 15 Aug 2016 - 17:58 PerryDyer  
NaturalBlond9.jpgjpg NaturalBlond9.jpg manage 192 K 26 Sep 2021 - 02:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Michael Barnes- Iris Australis-Australia
Natural_BlondCT.jpgjpg Natural_BlondCT.jpg manage 81 K 31 Oct 2011 - 15:07 Main.Betsy881 Photo by C & T Iris Patch
Natural_Blond_Ghio_03_HM05.JPGJPG Natural_Blond_Ghio_03_HM05.JPG manage 63 K 19 Jan 2010 - 07:59 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Natural_Blond_KWW.jpgjpg Natural_Blond_KWW.jpg manage 59 K 15 Jan 2017 - 17:43 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; Ken and Sue James Garden, Modesto, CA; AIS 2004 Convention
TbNaturalBlond_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg TbNaturalBlond_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 67 K 19 Mar 2010 - 23:21 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2004 Convention in Fresno, CA
natural01.jpgjpg natural01.jpg manage 86 K 09 Feb 2015 - 02:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
natural010.JPGJPG natural010.JPG manage 164 K 02 Feb 2024 - 02:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
naturalblond01.jpgjpg naturalblond01.jpg manage 59 K 04 Sep 2014 - 19:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
naturalblond02.jpgjpg naturalblond02.jpg manage 64 K 10 Nov 2014 - 21:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
naturalblond03.jpgjpg naturalblond03.jpg manage 611 K 03 Jan 2016 - 22:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
naturalblond08.JPGJPG naturalblond08.JPG manage 235 K 08 Dec 2020 - 21:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
naturalblond09.JPGJPG naturalblond09.JPG manage 222 K 08 Dec 2020 - 21:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
naturalblond1.jpgjpg naturalblond1.jpg manage 111 K 29 Mar 2016 - 19:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
naturalblond2.jpgjpg naturalblond2.jpg manage 663 K 29 Mar 2016 - 19:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
naturalblond3.jpgjpg naturalblond3.jpg manage 110 K 29 Mar 2016 - 19:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
naturalblond4.jpgjpg naturalblond4.jpg manage 124 K 29 Mar 2016 - 19:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
naturalblond6.JPGJPG naturalblond6.JPG manage 64 K 20 Nov 2013 - 20:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tara Perennial Farm, Tara, ON Canada z5a
naturalblond7.jpgjpg naturalblond7.jpg manage 65 K 29 Mar 2016 - 19:52 Main.TLaurin photo by Jardin D'Iris
naturalblond8.JPGJPG naturalblond8.JPG manage 103 K 29 Mar 2016 - 19:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
naturalblonde1.jpgjpg naturalblonde1.jpg manage 33 K 06 Apr 2013 - 01:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r28 - 02 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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