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■(TB) 'Last Hurrah'

1983, Schreiner

'Last Hurrah' (Schreiner, R. 1983). Seedling# K 33-A. TB, 40" (102 cm), Very very late bloom. Ruffled and pleated uniform cornflower blue HCC 442/3); near white beard tipped light blue. 'Sailor's Dance' X 'St. Louis Blues' sibling. Schreiner 1983. Honorable Mention 1985.

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Last Hurrah flPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-SwitzerlandPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by SchreinerPhoto scanned from the 1989 Schreiners catalogue by Terry LaurinPhoto by Irisgal


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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
LastHurrah02.jpgjpg LastHurrah02.jpg manage 46 K 28 Mar 2014 - 15:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
LastHurrah03.JPGJPG LastHurrah03.JPG manage 52 K 28 Mar 2014 - 15:22 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
LastHurrahIG.jpgjpg LastHurrahIG.jpg manage 24 K 29 Nov 2011 - 23:45 BetsyHiggins Photo by Irisgal
Last_Hurrah_fl.jpgjpg Last_Hurrah_fl.jpg manage 70 K 20 Mar 2011 - 19:24 IrisP  
lasthurrah04.jpgjpg lasthurrah04.jpg manage 586 K 16 Aug 2017 - 19:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
lasthurrah09.jpgjpg lasthurrah09.jpg manage 224 K 16 Jan 2023 - 14:24 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
lasthurrah090.JPGJPG lasthurrah090.JPG manage 152 K 01 Feb 2024 - 14:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
lasthurrah5.jpgjpg lasthurrah5.jpg manage 47 K 16 Jul 2013 - 17:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
lasthurrah9.JPGJPG lasthurrah9.JPG manage 370 K 30 Oct 2020 - 14:12 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1989 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r26 - 01 Feb 2024, Harloiris
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