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■(IB) 'Faded Glory'

2009, Sutton

'Faded Glory' (Michael Sutton, R. 2008) Seedling #T-606-A. IB, 21" (53 cm). Late midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards tuscan yellow, violet midribs; style arms tuscan yellow; falls blended cream white and pale violet ground banded purple, random purple dots; beards white tipped gold; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling #Q-109: (L-12: ('Gnu's Flash' x 'Apollo One') x 'Slapstick') X seedling #R-425: ('Cute Or What' x 'Ruby Eruption'). Sutton 2009.

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photo courtesy Sutton Iris GardenPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dTaken at Government House, Victoria, BC at AIS 2011 ConventionPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens


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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
FadedGlory_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg FadedGlory_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 75 K 01 Sep 2011 - 16:36 Main.janlauritzen Taken at Government House, Victoria, BC at AIS 2011 Convention
fadedglory-jb.jpgjpg fadedglory-jb.jpg manage 135 K 28 Jan 2013 - 21:21 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Sutton Iris Garden
fadedglory3.jpgjpg fadedglory3.jpg manage 37 K 03 May 2013 - 20:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
fadedglory9.jpgjpg fadedglory9.jpg manage 170 K 23 Mar 2023 - 15:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
fadedglorydelane.jpgjpg fadedglorydelane.jpg manage 238 K 25 May 2022 - 18:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
fadedglorydelane1.JPGJPG fadedglorydelane1.JPG manage 244 K 21 May 2023 - 03:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
fadedglorydelane10.JPGJPG fadedglorydelane10.JPG manage 294 K 21 May 2023 - 03:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r14 - 21 May 2023, TerryLaurin
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