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  • Subject: {Disarmed} Re: [iris-photos] WILD FRONTIER TB
  • From: "Linda Hunt" nakihee@gmail.com
  • Date: Thu, 17 Aug 2006 13:49:22 -0500

Thanks much Riley!  Gorgeous!  Can't wait till that blooms!  Have a great day!

On 8/16/06, Riley Probst <rprobst02@earthlink.net> wrote:

Here is a picture of WILD FRONTIER, Schreiner 1999 TB.
----- Original Message -----
From: Linda Hunt
Sent: Monday, August 14, 2006 4:18 PM
Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Need advice on an orange iris and a pic if possible


Thank you all for the great pictures and ideas for oranges.  Griff, I am looking for a little darker orange, but I will start with what ever I can produce right now.  I bought orange impact and planted it about 3 weeks ago.  The pictures look promising, but won't know how it will fare here until it sets it's roots and starts to show off!  So I am crossing my fingers on that one.  I am off to search for Wild West Wind and Feu-Du-Ciel and Gratuity.  I think McKellar's is a little light for me. I really appreciate all the insite from everyone.  You are all a world of information!  Have a great night

On 8/14/06, J. Griffin Crump <jgcrump@cox.net> wrote:

Linda  --  For a dark orange, I'd recommend WILD WEST WIND.   Here's a photo of it in my garden, and you can see another at Dave's Garden http://davesgarden.com/pf/showimage/104130/.  It's not described as an orange by Lowell, its hybridizer, but that's the way it appears to my eye.  It's a great growing plant, sturdy. floriferous and a standout.  If you want a brighter orange, there are some, but I won't have my own photos and growth report until next year.  --  Griff

----- Original Message -----
From: Linda Hunt
Sent: Monday, August 14, 2006 11:31 AM
Subject: [iris-photos] Need advice on an orange iris and a pic if possible


First off, I am looking for a picture of Unyoro, Too Too Ripe, and Wild Frontier if anyone has them, I would greatly appreciate it.
Second, I am in search of a good solid growth orange iris.  I love the color of TN Vol, which bloomed lovely this year, but the foliage and growth rate of the plant habit is extremely puny.  I have it growing in 2 different places where other iris are thriving and it just seems to be slow and small.  I have Voltage, which is a little better in growth, but the color is a little to gold for what I am looking for.  Any suggestions?  Thanks for any help that you have.
Linda in Lascassas

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