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■(TB) 'Petal Pushers'

2007, Painter

'Petal Pushers' (John Painter, R. 2006). Seedling# J00-6. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms light pink; falls orchid to mauve-pink, darkest at edges; beards orange, large upright orchid-pink flounces; laced; slight musky fragrance. 'Imaginarium' X 'Heartbreak Hotel'. Napa Country 2007.

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Photo by Burgard Iris FarmPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Judy Tapio-Jubilee GardensPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Jean Claude Jacob-Iris de la Baie-FrancePhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Superstition Iris GardensPhoto by Napa Country Iris GardensPhoto by IriswarehousePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Elizabeth RienietsPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
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Culture

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.
FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Here

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
PetalPushers3.jpgjpg PetalPushers3.jpg manage 53 K 17 Jul 2013 - 21:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
petal01.jpgjpg petal01.jpg manage 71 K 10 May 2015 - 14:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
petalpusher01.jpgjpg petalpusher01.jpg manage 53 K 09 Nov 2014 - 21:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
petalpushers02.jpgjpg petalpushers02.jpg manage 140 K 19 Mar 2017 - 21:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
petalpushers03.jpgjpg petalpushers03.jpg manage 810 K 27 Dec 2015 - 03:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
petalpushers05.jpgjpg petalpushers05.jpg manage 133 K 13 Jun 2019 - 20:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
petalpushers09.jpgjpg petalpushers09.jpg manage 125 K 20 Nov 2021 - 03:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Jean Claude Jacob-Iris de la Baie-France
petalpushers1.jpgjpg petalpushers1.jpg manage 50 K 06 Apr 2013 - 17:17 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
petalpushers2.jpgjpg petalpushers2.jpg manage 54 K 14 May 2013 - 21:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
petalpushers3.jpgjpg petalpushers3.jpg manage 499 K 08 Aug 2017 - 02:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Iriswarehouse
petalpushers4.jpgjpg petalpushers4.jpg manage 196 K 30 Nov 2017 - 19:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
petalpushers5.JPGJPG petalpushers5.JPG manage 775 K 13 Nov 2017 - 03:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Elizabeth Rieniets
petalpushers6.jpgjpg petalpushers6.jpg manage 190 K 08 Jan 2018 - 16:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
petalpushers7.JPGJPG petalpushers7.JPG manage 259 K 12 Dec 2020 - 21:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
petalpushers77.JPGJPG petalpushers77.JPG manage 227 K 12 Dec 2020 - 21:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r24 - 11 Jul 2022, TerryLaurin
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