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■(TB) 'St. Louis Blues'

1979, Schreiner

'St. Louis Blues' (Schreiner, R. 1979). Seedling# G 11-A. TB, 35" (89 cm), Late bloom. Heavily ruffled rich medium blue, white area beside near white beard. Seedling# T 652-A: ('Blue Mountains' x 'Sylvan Stream') X seedling# A 137-1. Schreiner 1979. Honorable Mention 1981; Award of Merit 1983.

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st louis blues flPhoto scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collectionPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collectionPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto taken at 1981 AIS St. Louis Convention by Verna Laurin at the Roderick GardenPhoto by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris GardenPhoto by Seagate Irises-United KingdomPhoto by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
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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
StLouisBlues01.JPGJPG StLouisBlues01.JPG manage 55 K 07 Dec 2014 - 14:16 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
StLouisBlues02.JPGJPG StLouisBlues02.JPG manage 74 K 14 Apr 2014 - 14:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
StLouisBlues11.JPGJPG StLouisBlues11.JPG manage 85 K 31 Aug 2021 - 19:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
StLouisBlues12BHI.jpgjpg StLouisBlues12BHI.jpg manage 97 K 04 May 2012 - 18:14 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
StLouisBluesBHI.JPGJPG StLouisBluesBHI.JPG manage 100 K 23 Nov 2011 - 14:35 BetsyHiggins Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
st_louis_blues_fl.jpgjpg st_louis_blues_fl.jpg manage 48 K 12 Aug 2012 - 13:40 IrisP  
stlouis05.JPGJPG stlouis05.JPG manage 115 K 08 Jul 2014 - 19:12 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
stlouisblues01.jpgjpg stlouisblues01.jpg manage 187 K 11 Jan 2018 - 02:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
stlouisblues02.jpgjpg stlouisblues02.jpg manage 210 K 04 Dec 2017 - 03:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
stlouisblues03.JPGJPG stlouisblues03.JPG manage 75 K 18 Jun 2014 - 01:33 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
stlouisblues04.jpgjpg stlouisblues04.jpg manage 212 K 07 Feb 2020 - 14:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
stlouisblues041.JPGJPG stlouisblues041.JPG manage 193 K 26 Dec 2020 - 15:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
stlouisblues1.jpgjpg stlouisblues1.jpg manage 41 K 11 Dec 2018 - 03:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
stlouisblues5.JPGJPG stlouisblues5.JPG manage 172 K 05 Apr 2023 - 15:22 TerryLaurin Photo taken at 1981 AIS St. Louis Convention by Verna Laurin at the Roderick Garden
stlouisbluesSG.jpgjpg stlouisbluesSG.jpg manage 17 K 03 Dec 2011 - 18:55 BetsyHiggins Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
stlouisbluesSG1.JPGJPG stlouisbluesSG1.JPG manage 206 K 10 Feb 2024 - 14:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
Topic revision: r30 - 14 Feb 2024, Harloiris
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