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■(TB) 'Battlestar Galactica'

2021, Filardi

'Battlestar Galactica' (Bruce Filardi, R. 2012). Seedling# BF-393A. TB, 38 (97 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards white, flushed bright butter-yellow, hint of red-purple at petal edges; style arms same, pale red-purple edge on stigmatic lip; falls wide band of red-purple (blend of RHS N79B and N79C), butter-yellow starburst on upper half; beards bright amber (17B). 'Starship Enterprise' X 'My Ginny'. International Iris 2021. Honorable Mention, 2023.

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Photo by Bruce Filardi-International Iris


Awaiting original catalog description


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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Topic revision: r10 - 13 Aug 2023, Harloiris
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