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■(TB) 'Oxford Countess'

2007/08, Blyth

'Oxford Countess' (Barry Blyth, R. 2007). Seedling# N203-5. TB, 42" (107 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards pink infused oyster and peach; falls same overlaid rose in blended effect, 3/8" Standards color edge, slight bluish center line; beards white tipped vivid tangerine; sweet musky fragrance. 'Enchanter' X 'Decadence'. Tempo Two 2007/08.

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Awaiting original catalog description.


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
DSCN0066.JPGJPG DSCN0066.JPG manage 67 K 11 Apr 2010 - 23:38 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs. Taken at Keith Keppel's iris garden.
DSCN6010.JPGJPG DSCN6010.JPG manage 71 K 02 May 2011 - 06:14 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN6059.JPGJPG DSCN6059.JPG manage 70 K 02 May 2011 - 06:13 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN6264.JPGJPG DSCN6264.JPG manage 70 K 05 May 2011 - 01:06 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
OXFORDCOUNTESS03.jpgjpg OXFORDCOUNTESS03.jpg manage 64 K 22 Apr 2014 - 19:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
OXFORD_COUNTESS4.jpgjpg OXFORD_COUNTESS4.jpg manage 72 K 11 May 2010 - 15:34 Main.Laymont+ by Barry Blyth, Tempo Two, Australia
Oxford-Countess9.jpgjpg Oxford-Countess9.jpg manage 124 K 25 Apr 2021 - 01:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
Oxford-Countess91.jpgjpg Oxford-Countess91.jpg manage 105 K 25 Apr 2021 - 01:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
OxfordCountess01.JPGJPG OxfordCountess01.JPG manage 124 K 14 Mar 2016 - 15:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tara Perrenial Farm-Owen Sound,Ont.
Oxford_Countess_350.jpgjpg Oxford_Countess_350.jpg manage 58 K 15 Feb 2010 - 19:42 Main.Laymont+ by Kgardens : Prague, Republique Tchéque
oxford01.jpgjpg oxford01.jpg manage 59 K 09 Feb 2015 - 15:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
oxford02.jpgjpg oxford02.jpg manage 57 K 09 Feb 2015 - 15:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
oxford03.jpgjpg oxford03.jpg manage 53 K 09 Feb 2015 - 15:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
oxfordcountess01.jpgjpg oxfordcountess01.jpg manage 66 K 10 Nov 2014 - 04:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
oxfordcountess02.jpgjpg oxfordcountess02.jpg manage 642 K 04 Jan 2016 - 04:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
oxfordcountess03.jpgjpg oxfordcountess03.jpg manage 198 K 19 Mar 2017 - 21:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
oxfordcountess1.jpgjpg oxfordcountess1.jpg manage 33 K 28 Jul 2017 - 01:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
oxfordcountess2.jpgjpg oxfordcountess2.jpg manage 154 K 11 Apr 2016 - 13:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
oxfordcountess6.JPGJPG oxfordcountess6.JPG manage 67 K 22 Jul 2013 - 20:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
oxfordcountess8.jpgjpg oxfordcountess8.jpg manage 53 K 28 Feb 2014 - 19:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
Topic revision: r28 - 25 Apr 2021, Harloiris
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