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■(TB) 'Butterscotch Trim'

1972, Buckles by Niswonger

'Butterscotch Trim' (Eugene Buckles by O. David Niswonger, R. 1970). Seedling# B 69-25. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Rosy lavender with lacy butterscotch edge and haft; marigold beard. Seedling# B 66-31: ('Sun Country' x 'Bright Forecast') X 'Meghan'. Cape Iris 1972. High Commendation 1972; Honorable Mention 1973; Favorite Guest 1976.

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From AIS Bulletin #205 April 1972 Introducing BUTTERSCOTCH TRIM (Buckles '72). (Sun Country x Bright Forecast) X Meghan. A very lacy blend, Gene's favorite of '69. Sdlgs. $25.00. Cape Iris.
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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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IMG_7072.jpgjpg IMG_7072.jpg manage 397 K 04 Jan 2019 - 18:37 UnknownUser Photo by David Potembski, Thelma Boose Garden 2016, Winston-Salem, NC.
butterscotchtrim01.jpgjpg butterscotchtrim01.jpg manage 27 K 03 Nov 2014 - 03:20 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
butterscotchtrim02.jpgjpg butterscotchtrim02.jpg manage 60 K 30 Dec 2015 - 16:38 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
butterscotchtrim03.JPGJPG butterscotchtrim03.JPG manage 1010 K 07 Dec 2016 - 18:44 UnknownUser Photo from Glenn Corlew slide collection
butterscotchtrim1.jpgjpg butterscotchtrim1.jpg manage 48 K 30 Mar 2013 - 02:30 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
butterscotchtrim3.jpgjpg butterscotchtrim3.jpg manage 83 K 06 Nov 2013 - 15:50 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r19 - 21 Oct 2023, dougchyz
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