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■(SPEC) 'Spot On'

2014, McMurtrie

'Spot On' (Alan McMurtrie, 2009). Seedling #87-DQ-1. SPEC-I. bakeriana; Subgenus Hermodactyloides , Reticulata hybrids (not registered with AIS). parentage Iris bakeriana 'Purple Gem' X Turkish Iris bakeriana

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!McMurtrie photoPhoto by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden-Aurora-Ont.-Canada.From Reticulatas.comFrom Reticulatas.comFrom


Awaiting original catalog description


Culture of Reticulata Group Irises

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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SpotOn1.jpgjpg SpotOn1.jpg manage 251 K 14 Dec 2016 - 14:55 BobPries From
SpotOn3.jpgjpg SpotOn3.jpg manage 605 K 14 Dec 2016 - 14:56 BobPries From
SpotOn4.jpgjpg SpotOn4.jpg manage 85 K 14 Dec 2016 - 14:58 BobPries From
Spot_On.jpgjpg Spot_On.jpg manage 237 K 17 Oct 2014 - 13:00 BobPries McMurtrie photo
spoton.jpgjpg spoton.jpg manage 101 K 29 Jan 2019 - 19:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden-Aurora-Ont.-Canada.
Topic revision: r5 - 11 Jan 2022, BobPries
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