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Re: Re:Best Orange Iris

Here, Oktoberfest is by far the best growing and blooming orange iris.
Montevideo and Malaguena were washouts. Fringe Benefits is frilly and makes
lots of bloom, but the stalks are always short (BB height).

Jeff Walters in northern Utah  (USDA Zone 4/5, Sunset Zone 2, AHS Zone 7)

> From: Colleen Modra <irises@senet.com.au>
> To: iris@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [iris] Re:Best Orange Iris
> Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2003 5:36 AM
> For me the brightest oranges I grow are Avalon Sunset, Feu Du Ciel, and
> Fireside Glow. All good growers. I love Oktoberfest but it's a terrible
> grower. Montevideo and Malaguena grow well. Managua and Hindenberg don't
> well in our soil and climate.
> Colleen Modra
> Adelaide Hills
> South Australia  Zone 8/9

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