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■(TB) 'Ostentatious'

1998, Ghio

'Ostentatious' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1997). Seedling# 93-132Y. TB, 38" (97 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards black cherry; falls bright gold ground, maroon marginal band with dotting inside band, white area around sienna beard. Seedling# 91-68-tricolor: (((('Chuckles' x ('Goddess' x ('Rancho Rose' x (('Flareup' x 'Osage Buff') x ('Vanity' x 'Anon'))))) x (((('Handiwork' x ('Gay Parasol' x 'Mystique')) x 'Goddess') x ('Gem Of Sierra' x (((('Ponderosa' x 'Honey Rae') x (((('Claudia Rene' x 'Commentary') x 'Claudia Rene') x 'Ponderosa') x ('Ponderosa' x 'New Moon'))) x 'Osage Buff') x ('Vanity' x 'Anon')))) x 'Gigolo')) x 'Power Surge') x 'Chatter') X 'Epicenter'. Bay View 1998. Honorable Mention 2000.

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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
OSTENTATIOUS01.JPGJPG OSTENTATIOUS01.JPG manage 52 K 15 Aug 2014 - 20:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-Italy
Ostentacious01.jpgjpg Ostentacious01.jpg manage 116 K 03 Sep 2017 - 03:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Ostentatious.jpgjpg Ostentatious.jpg manage 40 K 06 Jan 2010 - 20:21 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
Ostentatious021105.jpgjpg Ostentatious021105.jpg manage 35 K 12 Nov 2010 - 06:27 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
Ostentatious1.JPGJPG Ostentatious1.JPG manage 83 K 12 Dec 2019 - 16:36 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris Garden.
Ostentatious9.jpgjpg Ostentatious9.jpg manage 48 K 17 Jul 2013 - 21:17 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
OstentatiousNN.jpgjpg OstentatiousNN.jpg manage 37 K 09 Nov 2011 - 15:40 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Ostentatious_.jpgjpg Ostentatious_.jpg manage 71 K 18 Jan 2010 - 01:51 GaryKeller G Keller Zone 6 May 10
Ostentatious_fl.jpgjpg Ostentatious_fl.jpg manage 44 K 05 Apr 2011 - 04:49 IrisP  
osten01.JPGJPG osten01.JPG manage 37 K 14 Mar 2015 - 22:07 TerryLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
ostentacious01.jpgjpg ostentacious01.jpg manage 77 K 10 Nov 2014 - 03:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
ostentacious10.jpgjpg ostentacious10.jpg manage 62 K 24 Aug 2013 - 19:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
ostentacious7.jpgjpg ostentacious7.jpg manage 55 K 06 Apr 2013 - 14:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
ostentatious01.jpgjpg ostentatious01.jpg manage 70 K 06 Aug 2014 - 01:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
ostentatious02.jpgjpg ostentatious02.jpg manage 67 K 26 Nov 2014 - 13:03 TerryLaurin Photo By Steve Sayers-Magic Valley Iris Society
ostentatious03.jpgjpg ostentatious03.jpg manage 107 K 27 Nov 2015 - 23:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
ostentatious04.jpgjpg ostentatious04.jpg manage 40 K 03 Dec 2018 - 20:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
ostentatious09.JPGJPG ostentatious09.JPG manage 232 K 10 Dec 2020 - 01:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
ostentatious1.jpgjpg ostentatious1.jpg manage 84 K 11 Mar 2017 - 14:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Antanas Markevicius-Geles Iris Garden-Lithuania.
ostentatious2.jpgjpg ostentatious2.jpg manage 78 K 11 Mar 2017 - 14:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Antanas Markevicius-Geles Iris Garden-Lithuania.
ostentatious8.jpgjpg ostentatious8.jpg manage 62 K 15 May 2013 - 00:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
ostentatiousTIF.jpgjpg ostentatiousTIF.jpg manage 24 K 05 Dec 2011 - 19:49 BetsyHiggins Photo by The Iris Fan
rsz_ostentatious.jpgjpg rsz_ostentatious.jpg manage 70 K 10 Jan 2014 - 21:25 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Scottie Finney
Topic revision: r40 - 07 Nov 2022, TerryLaurin
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