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■(IB) 'Winter Pearl'

2001, Sutton

'Winter Pearl' (George Sutton, R. 2001). Seedling #G86-S. IB, Height 24" (61 cm), Early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards and style arms shell pink (RHS 37C); falls shell pink shoulders and edge, pearl pink center with medium violet centerline flash; beards pale violet, hairs tipped coral; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Aaron's Dagger' X 'Chanted'. Sutton 2001. POD FERTILE but difficult. See below:

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- LoicT - 2009-12-15
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Winter_Pearl_RE_SA_2001_Sutton_ib-.JPGJPG Winter_Pearl_RE_SA_2001_Sutton_ib-.JPG manage 58 K 15 Dec 2009 - 10:13 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
Winter_Pearl_RE_SA_2001_Sutton_ib.JPGJPG Winter_Pearl_RE_SA_2001_Sutton_ib.JPG manage 61 K 15 Dec 2009 - 10:12 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
Winter_Pearl_RE_SA_2001_Sutton_ib_-.JPGJPG Winter_Pearl_RE_SA_2001_Sutton_ib_-.JPG manage 51 K 15 Dec 2009 - 10:13 Main.tasquierloic Photo : Loïc TASQUIER - The Netherlands Zone 7
winterpearl-jb.jpgjpg winterpearl-jb.jpg manage 56 K 28 Jan 2013 - 21:51 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Sutton Iris Garden
Topic revision: r11 - 31 Mar 2021, BobPries
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