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■(TB) 'City Of Paradise'

2008, Middleton

'City Of Paradise' (Gary Middleton, R. 2002). Seedling# 99/SAC 5. TB, 38" (97 cm), Late bloom. Standards pineapple yellow; style arms same, midrib violet; falls magenta paling to dusky lilac edge, hafts maroon with white, veined maroon in throat; beards radiant orange; lightly ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Syncopation' X 'Ascension Crown'. Seagate 2008.

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Photo from Loic Tasquier, The NetherlandsPhoto from Loic Tasquier, The NetherlandsPhoto by Seagate Irises-United KingdomPhoto by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom


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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-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-11-06
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CityOfParadiseGM.jpgjpg CityOfParadiseGM.jpg manage 38 K 06 Dec 2011 - 16:14 BetsyHiggins Photo from Loic Tasquier, The Netherlands
CityOfParadiseGM2.jpgjpg CityOfParadiseGM2.jpg manage 207 K 06 Dec 2011 - 16:19 BetsyHiggins Photo from Loic Tasquier, The Netherlands
cityofparadiseSG.jpgjpg cityofparadiseSG.jpg manage 15 K 02 Dec 2011 - 20:41 BetsyHiggins Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
cityofparadiseSG1.JPGJPG cityofparadiseSG1.JPG manage 208 K 07 Feb 2024 - 15:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
Topic revision: r9 - 07 Feb 2024, Harloiris
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