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■(TB) 'Cowboy Boots'

2021, Sutton

'Cowboy Boots' (Michael Sutton, R. 2020). Seedling AE-349-D. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms golden brown; falls yellow ground, burgundy plicata markings, near solid burgundy edge; beards old gold; slight sweet fragrance. 'Bottled Lightning' X 'High Desert'. Sutton 2021. Favorite Guest Iris 2023; Honorable Mention, 2023.

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Photo by SuttonPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-GermanyPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at the 2023 AIS Dallas ConventionPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at SuttonPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at Sutton


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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
cowboyboots.JPGJPG cowboyboots.JPG manage 234 K 14 Dec 2020 - 20:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
cowboyboots09.JPGJPG cowboyboots09.JPG manage 277 K 09 Dec 2023 - 02:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
cowboyboots5.JPGJPG cowboyboots5.JPG manage 179 K 20 Oct 2023 - 01:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
cowboyboots6.JPGJPG cowboyboots6.JPG manage 282 K 13 Apr 2024 - 02:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
cowboyboots7.JPGJPG cowboyboots7.JPG manage 172 K 30 Jan 2024 - 03:16 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
cowboyboots8.jpgjpg cowboyboots8.jpg manage 178 K 29 Apr 2023 - 02:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at the 2023 AIS Dallas Convention
cowboyboots9.JPGJPG cowboyboots9.JPG manage 145 K 26 May 2021 - 02:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Sutton's Iris Gardens
cowboyboots90.JPGJPG cowboyboots90.JPG manage 163 K 04 Jun 2022 - 20:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Sutton's Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r16 - 13 Apr 2024, TerryLaurin
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