RE: Blyth Irises
I grow Chinese Treasure which does well every year and I had Magharee which
I lost through rot (before I started liberally using alfalfa).
Ottawa, Canada (zone 4) -- TUTU TURQUOISE opened two blooms today.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Arnold Koekkoek [SMTP:Koekkoek@dordt.edu]
> Sent: Friday, May 01, 1998 1:40 PM
> To: Multiple recipients of list
> Subject: Re: Blyth Irises
> > Arnold, would you be so kind to post the names of the Blyth iris that do
> > well for you way up there in Iowa?
> > Glenn
> I will have to check the records at home (I'm in my office now, lunch
> break time) to be sure of others, but I know 2 are IN TOWN, the
> beautiful TB, and POSH, which is an IB, an orange/gold, and has to be
> the most floriferous iris I have. At the same time it ranks right up
> there with the most vigorous, for despite the many bloom stalks
> (makes a great clump) it also increases enthusiastically, never
> blooms out or takes a year's vacation.
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