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■(TB) 'King Of The Road'

2010, Lauer

'King Of The Road' (Larry Lauer, R. 2010). Seedling# 2081-21. TB, 36" (91 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards barium yellow (RHS 10C), salmon (27A) at midrib, cadmium orange (23A) at base; style arms indian yellow (17D); falls hazelnut (167C) blending darker toward light thin chrome yellow (15D) rim, shoulders apricot buff (171A); beards indian orange (32A); ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Heaven' X seedling# 608-1: ('Aztec Burst' x 'Betty Dunn'). Lauer 2010.

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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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
KingOfTheRoad01.jpgjpg KingOfTheRoad01.jpg manage 117 K 30 Oct 2016 - 14:37 UnknownUser Photo by Pilmore Gardens
KingOfTheRoad9.jpgjpg KingOfTheRoad9.jpg manage 136 K 21 Apr 2021 - 21:12 UnknownUser Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
KingOfTheRoadWP.jpgjpg KingOfTheRoadWP.jpg manage 47 K 14 Jul 2013 - 18:48 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Will Plotner-Wildwood Gardens
king-of-the-road1-18.jpgjpg king-of-the-road1-18.jpg manage 195 K 06 Aug 2018 - 03:56 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser, taken at Schreiner's Iris Gardens
kingoftheroad01.jpgjpg kingoftheroad01.jpg manage 91 K 06 Jul 2013 - 14:20 UnknownUser Photo by Lauer's Flowers
kingoftheroad02.JPGJPG kingoftheroad02.JPG manage 75 K 09 Jul 2015 - 21:43 UnknownUser Photo by K. Brewitt at 2015 AIS Convention
kingoftheroad03.JPGJPG kingoftheroad03.JPG manage 95 K 09 Jul 2015 - 21:46 UnknownUser Photo by K. Brewitt at 2015 AIS Convention
kingoftheroad04.JPGJPG kingoftheroad04.JPG manage 64 K 24 Aug 2015 - 16:00 UnknownUser Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
kingoftheroad05.jpgjpg kingoftheroad05.jpg manage 68 K 30 Aug 2015 - 02:37 UnknownUser Photo by Mikey Lango-Taken at 2015 AIS Convention
kingoftheroad1.jpgjpg kingoftheroad1.jpg manage 440 K 08 Oct 2016 - 12:23 UnknownUser Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
kingoftheroad2.jpegjpeg kingoftheroad2.jpeg manage 92 K 24 Dec 2015 - 21:58 UnknownUser Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
kingoftheroad3.jpgjpg kingoftheroad3.jpg manage 77 K 16 Jul 2019 - 20:02 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
kingoftheroad4.jpgjpg kingoftheroad4.jpg manage 84 K 29 Jul 2019 - 20:48 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst taken at the 2010 Region 14 Convention
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