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■(TB) 'Finish Line'

2008, Sutton

'Finish Line' (Michael Sutton, R. 2007). Seedling# Q-317. TB, 34" (86 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards white ground washed violet blue; style arms red violet; falls white ground lined and edged violet blue; beards golden bronze, white ground washed violet blue petaloids; slight spicy fragrance. Seedling# N-377-A2: ('Epicenter' x seedling# L-12-A: ('Gnus Flash' x 'Apollo One')) X 'Momentous Occasion'. Sutton 2008.

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Photo by SuttonPhoto by Ken WalkerPhoto by Damon GardensPhoto by Damon GardensPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis GardenPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-AustraliaPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-GermanyPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dPhoto by Kiki Shappell


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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 - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
FINISHLINE6.JPGJPG FINISHLINE6.JPG manage 166 K 05 Dec 2019 - 16:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-Australia
FinishLineAIS.jpgjpg FinishLineAIS.jpg manage 78 K 17 May 2012 - 03:07 Main.kikilompoc Photo by Kiki Shappell
Finish_Line_KWW.JPGJPG Finish_Line_KWW.JPG manage 72 K 10 May 2015 - 19:37 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker
finish01.JPGJPG finish01.JPG manage 88 K 30 Jan 2015 - 22:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
finishline02.jpgjpg finishline02.jpg manage 88 K 15 May 2014 - 11:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Damon Gardens
finishline03.jpgjpg finishline03.jpg manage 94 K 21 Jul 2014 - 22:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Damon Gardens
finishline04.jpgjpg finishline04.jpg manage 104 K 17 Jul 2019 - 18:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
finishline1.jpgjpg finishline1.jpg manage 873 K 24 Dec 2015 - 16:22 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
finishline2.jpgjpg finishline2.jpg manage 35 K 11 Feb 2013 - 13:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
finishline3.jpgjpg finishline3.jpg manage 56 K 02 Apr 2013 - 03:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
finishline4.jpgjpg finishline4.jpg manage 381 K 27 Nov 2019 - 03:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
finishline5.jpgjpg finishline5.jpg manage 407 K 27 Nov 2019 - 03:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
finishline6.jpgjpg finishline6.jpg manage 446 K 27 Nov 2019 - 03:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
finishline7.JPGJPG finishline7.JPG manage 253 K 24 Apr 2024 - 20:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
finishline8.jpgjpg finishline8.jpg manage 167 K 23 Apr 2018 - 22:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
finishline9.jpgjpg finishline9.jpg manage 97 K 24 Mar 2023 - 12:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r22 - 24 Apr 2024, TerryLaurin
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