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■(TB) 'Portland'

1938, Kleinsorge

'Portland' (Rudolph Kleinsorge, R. 1938) TB. Midseason Bloom. 40" (101 cm). Color Class-Y9M. (('Conquistador' x Cardinal') x 'Carfax') X 'Rameses'

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Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPortland by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.Photo by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPortland by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by Mike UnserPhoto by The Iris FanPhoto by Mike Unser

References:

From Carl Salbach catalog 1939: PORTLAND (Kleinsorge 1938). (Conquistador x Cardinal) x Carfax X Rameses. Standards frosty gold, falls coral rose - very close to being a giant Mary Geddes. The main difference in coloring of the two is that the standards of Portland are slightly lighter gold and the falls are more of a self color, lacking the gold haft lining. Or, to describe Portland in another way, one could say that it is a highly colored Rameses, for it has bright colors, while Rameses is more on the pearly type. Showy, standing out clear across the garden - and tall enough to give it unusual garden value. Mid-season to late. 45-inch. A good stock permits the second season price of $5.00.
 

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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-- MikeUnser - 2009-11-15
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Portland01.JPGJPG Portland01.JPG manage 77 K 04 Dec 2014 - 04:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Portland12BHI.jpgjpg Portland12BHI.jpg manage 91 K 29 Apr 2012 - 18:57 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
PortlandIF.jpgjpg PortlandIF.jpg manage 68 K 25 Jan 2012 - 15:11 BetsyHiggins Photo by The Iris Fan
PortlandKHIPS.jpgjpg PortlandKHIPS.jpg manage 26 K 18 Feb 2012 - 18:50 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mike Unser
portland.JPGJPG portland.JPG manage 574 K 19 Jul 2018 - 22:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
portland1-09.jpgjpg portland1-09.jpg manage 45 K 15 Nov 2009 - 19:39 Main.mikeu Portland by Mike Unser
portland1-18.jpgjpg portland1-18.jpg manage 155 K 05 Aug 2018 - 22:47 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland1-20.jpgjpg portland1-20.jpg manage 346 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:27 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland1.JPGJPG portland1.JPG manage 732 K 19 Jul 2018 - 22:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
portland2-18.jpgjpg portland2-18.jpg manage 123 K 05 Aug 2018 - 22:47 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland2-19.jpgjpg portland2-19.jpg manage 124 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:30 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland2-20.jpgjpg portland2-20.jpg manage 385 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:27 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland2.JPGJPG portland2.JPG manage 826 K 19 Jul 2018 - 22:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
portland3-18.jpgjpg portland3-18.jpg manage 114 K 05 Aug 2018 - 22:47 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland3-19-bee.jpgjpg portland3-19-bee.jpg manage 139 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:30 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland3-20.jpgjpg portland3-20.jpg manage 398 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:27 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland4-19.jpgjpg portland4-19.jpg manage 126 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:31 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland4-20.jpgjpg portland4-20.jpg manage 329 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:26 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland5-07.jpgjpg portland5-07.jpg manage 58 K 15 Nov 2009 - 19:40 Main.mikeu Portland by Mike Unser
portland5-19.jpgjpg portland5-19.jpg manage 136 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:29 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland5-20.jpgjpg portland5-20.jpg manage 351 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:26 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
portland6-19.jpgjpg portland6-19.jpg manage 215 K 16 Nov 2020 - 05:29 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
Topic revision: r18 - 18 Jan 2024, Harloiris
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