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■(TB) 'Breaking Point'

2007, Sutton

'Breaking Point' (Michael Sutton, R. 2006). Seedling# Q-6-A. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason late bloom and rebloom. Standards cream veined tan; style arms cream streaked violet; falls violet veined maroon, streaked white; beards old gold, violet petaloids streaked white; ruffled. Seedling# L-12: ('Gnus Flash' x 'Apollo One') X ''Momentous Occasion'. Sutton 2007.

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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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BREAKINGPOINT9.jpgjpg BREAKINGPOINT9.jpg manage 247 K 30 Mar 2021 - 02:48 UnknownUser Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
Breaking02.JPGJPG Breaking02.JPG manage 65 K 12 Feb 2015 - 20:15 UnknownUser Photo by Tara Perennial Farm,Owen Sound,Ontario
breakingpoint01.jpgjpg breakingpoint01.jpg manage 99 K 16 Dec 2014 - 04:26 UnknownUser Photo by AIS Archives
breakingpoint02.jpgjpg breakingpoint02.jpg manage 698 K 30 Dec 2015 - 15:26 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
breakingpoint1.jpgjpg breakingpoint1.jpg manage 25 K 10 Mar 2013 - 20:56 UnknownUser Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Iris Garden
breakingpoint2.jpgjpg breakingpoint2.jpg manage 185 K 18 Aug 2017 - 01:52 UnknownUser Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
breakingpoint9.jpgjpg breakingpoint9.jpg manage 92 K 04 Aug 2021 - 01:39 UnknownUser Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r13 - 04 Aug 2021, TLaurin
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