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■(TB) 'One Desire'

1960, Shoop

'One Desire' (George Shoop, R. 1960). Seedling# B56-7. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class-O1P, Deep pink self; pink beard. (('Jeb Stuart' x 'Floradora') x ('Salmon Shell' x 'Pink Formal')) X 'June Meredith'. Shoop 1960.

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From AIS Bulletin #161, April 1961. Introducing ONE DESIRE (Shoop '60) M. 36 in. A true deep pink self. Pink beard. Full formed flower. Branching and placement good. Deep green foliage. Fine breeder. HM '60. Limited stock. $25.00. George Shoop.
ONE DESIRE (Shoop '60) A highly praised true pink that lives up to its billing. A self, including the beard, this is in all respects excellent and has surely proved itself over the last few years. Ralph and Helen Lewis, “Iris from the Carolinas to Iowa and Ohio,” Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 179 (October 1965): 92.


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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-- RolandDejoux - 2009-12-21
  • TB 'One Desire' bloomed at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, approximately May 29 - June 6, in 2017. It has very faint purple based foliage showing at the base of its leaves, at least after bloom. -- HollyJohnson2017-04-01 - 20 Sep 2017
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20170601_133255TB One Desire (RS) .jpgjpg 20170601_133255TB One Desire (RS) .jpg manage 210 K 20 Sep 2017 - 01:41 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 TB One Desire. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b,6/01/2017.
20170601_133320TB One Desire  (2RS).jpgjpg 20170601_133320TB One Desire (2RS).jpg manage 225 K 20 Sep 2017 - 01:44 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Side view of TB One Desire. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/01/2017.
20170601_133345TB One Desire  (2RS).jpgjpg 20170601_133345TB One Desire (2RS).jpg manage 122 K 20 Sep 2017 - 01:46 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Single bud of TB One Desire. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/01/2017.
20170621_105038 TB One Desire (RS).jpgjpg 20170621_105038 TB One Desire (RS).jpg manage 169 K 20 Sep 2017 - 01:48 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Purple based foliage of TB One Desire. Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, zone 4b, 6/21/2017.
One Desire TB, 1971 Wild.pngpng One Desire TB, 1971 Wild.png manage 1 MB 10 Jun 2023 - 17:38 EdenSprings Image from 1971 Gilbert Wild catalog.
One_Desire.jpgjpg One_Desire.jpg manage 16 K 17 Dec 2010 - 14:46 UnknownUser Courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
One_Desire_Shoop_1960.JPGJPG One_Desire_Shoop_1960.JPG manage 73 K 21 Dec 2009 - 12:23 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
One_Desire_fl.jpgjpg One_Desire_fl.jpg manage 47 K 18 Feb 2011 - 18:31 IrisP  
one-desire1.jpgjpg one-desire1.jpg manage 24 K 05 Apr 2015 - 16:30 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
one-desire3.jpgjpg one-desire3.jpg manage 32 K 05 Apr 2015 - 16:30 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
onedesire01.JPGJPG onedesire01.JPG manage 50 K 02 Dec 2014 - 04:02 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
onedesire02.JPGJPG onedesire02.JPG manage 82 K 16 May 2014 - 12:26 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
onedesire03.JPGJPG onedesire03.JPG manage 56 K 03 Jul 2014 - 23:39 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
onedesire04.JPGJPG onedesire04.JPG manage 65 K 03 Jul 2014 - 23:41 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
onedesire05.jpgjpg onedesire05.jpg manage 34 K 03 Dec 2018 - 19:51 UnknownUser Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
onedesire1.jpgjpg onedesire1.jpg manage 74 K 21 Apr 2016 - 12:13 UnknownUser Photo by HIPS Archives
onedesire2.JPGJPG onedesire2.JPG manage 591 K 12 May 2017 - 16:23 UnknownUser Photo by Dorothy Vande-Wisconsin Iris Society
onedesire3.jpgjpg onedesire3.jpg manage 296 K 30 Nov 2017 - 04:17 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
onedesire5.jpgjpg onedesire5.jpg manage 73 K 13 Nov 2013 - 03:19 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
onedesire9.JPGJPG onedesire9.JPG manage 86 K 25 Aug 2021 - 19:18 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
onedesire_jb.jpgjpg onedesire_jb.jpg manage 17 K 20 Apr 2013 - 22:43 Main.Harloiris photo Wilson Banner Ranch Iris Garden
Topic revision: r32 - 10 Jun 2023, Harloiris
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