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■(TB) 'Rite Of Passage'

2007, Ghio

'Rite Of Passage' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2006). Seedling# 02-154M6. TB, 40" (102 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards mother of pearl pink, pink at base and up midrib; falls creamy blue-pink; beards tangerine, blue at end. Seedling# 00-93-N3: ('Natural Blond' x seedling# 98-21P, 'Bewitchment' sibling) X seedling# 00-76-G3, 'Champagne Bubbles' sibling. Bay View 2007. Honorable Mention 2009.

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photo of Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Daniel Boris-Iris du Grand Barbu-FrancePhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by SchreinerPhoto by SuttonPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by AitkenPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Superstition Iris GardensPhoto by Barbara NicodemusPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-GermanyPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany


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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.
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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
RITEOFPASSAGE9.jpgjpg RITEOFPASSAGE9.jpg manage 179 K 02 Apr 2021 - 21:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
RITEOFPASSAGE90.JPGJPG RITEOFPASSAGE90.JPG manage 183 K 09 May 2024 - 13:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
Rite_of_Passage09.jpgjpg Rite_of_Passage09.jpg manage 159 K 02 May 2021 - 14:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
RiteofPassage01.JPGJPG RiteofPassage01.JPG manage 67 K 11 Oct 2019 - 03:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris-Iris du Grand Barbu-France
rite-of-passage_sm07.jpgjpg rite-of-passage_sm07.jpg manage 7 K 15 Dec 2009 - 04:54 Main.Bill photo of 'Rite of passage'
riteofpassage01.jpgjpg riteofpassage01.jpg manage 56 K 06 Nov 2015 - 13:17 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
riteofpassage02.jpgjpg riteofpassage02.jpg manage 517 K 05 Jan 2016 - 03:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
riteofpassage03.jpgjpg riteofpassage03.jpg manage 372 K 09 Oct 2016 - 15:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
riteofpassage04.jpgjpg riteofpassage04.jpg manage 138 K 28 Feb 2018 - 03:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
riteofpassage1.jpgjpg riteofpassage1.jpg manage 279 K 01 Dec 2017 - 15:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
riteofpassage2.jpgjpg riteofpassage2.jpg manage 22 K 14 Mar 2013 - 01:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Iris Garden
riteofpassage3.jpgjpg riteofpassage3.jpg manage 46 K 08 Apr 2013 - 15:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
riteofpassage4.jpgjpg riteofpassage4.jpg manage 51 K 14 May 2013 - 16:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
riteofpassage5.JPGJPG riteofpassage5.JPG manage 136 K 22 Feb 2024 - 04:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara Nicodemus
riteofpassage9.jpgjpg riteofpassage9.jpg manage 135 K 02 Feb 2023 - 13:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
Topic revision: r30 - 09 May 2024, TerryLaurin
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