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■(TB) 'Mad About Saffron'

2017, Price

'Mad About Saffron' (Nancy Price, R. 2016). Seedling# 11-51R. TB, 39"-42" (89-107 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white; falls yellow, white ray pattern around beards, ¹⁄₈˝ white rim; beards orange in throat, yellow middle and end, horns yellow. 'Mesmerizer' X 'Dreambville'. Abbey 2017. Honorable Mention 2019. Novelty Iris.

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Photo by Abbey GardensPhoto by Abbey Gardens.Photo by Superstition Iris GardensPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Feb. 2022Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Feb. 2022

References

Awaiting original catalog description.
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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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MADABOUTSAFFRON2.JPGJPG MADABOUTSAFFRON2.JPG manage 101 K 15 Oct 2019 - 22:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
MADABOUTSAFFRON3.JPGJPG MADABOUTSAFFRON3.JPG manage 376 K 19 Dec 2018 - 04:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
MADABOUTSAFFRON4.JPGJPG MADABOUTSAFFRON4.JPG manage 416 K 19 Dec 2018 - 04:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
MadAboutSaffron01.jpgjpg MadAboutSaffron01.jpg manage 60 K 23 Feb 2017 - 21:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Abbey Gardens
MadAboutSaffron02.JPGJPG MadAboutSaffron02.JPG manage 350 K 20 May 2019 - 21:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Abbey Gardens.
madaboutsaffron1.jpgjpg madaboutsaffron1.jpg manage 167 K 28 Apr 2020 - 11:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
madaboutsaffron9.jpgjpg madaboutsaffron9.jpg manage 195 K 19 Feb 2023 - 16:45 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
madaboutsaffron90.jpgjpg madaboutsaffron90.jpg manage 197 K 19 Feb 2023 - 16:45 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
madaboutsaffron91.jpgjpg madaboutsaffron91.jpg manage 198 K 19 Feb 2023 - 16:45 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
madaboutsaffronriley.jpgjpg madaboutsaffronriley.jpg manage 177 K 09 Jan 2022 - 13:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022
madaboutsaffronriley1.JPGJPG madaboutsaffronriley1.JPG manage 192 K 12 Jan 2022 - 16:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022
madaboutsaffronriley10.JPGJPG madaboutsaffronriley10.JPG manage 193 K 13 Jan 2022 - 13:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022
madaboutsaffronriley11.JPGJPG madaboutsaffronriley11.JPG manage 218 K 20 Jan 2022 - 16:09 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022
madaboutsaffronriley12.JPGJPG madaboutsaffronriley12.JPG manage 247 K 24 Jan 2022 - 16:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022
madaboutsaffronriley13.JPGJPG madaboutsaffronriley13.JPG manage 222 K 26 Jan 2022 - 13:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Jan. 2022
madaboutsaffronriley14.JPGJPG madaboutsaffronriley14.JPG manage 256 K 25 Feb 2022 - 13:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Feb. 2022
madaboutsaffronriley15.JPGJPG madaboutsaffronriley15.JPG manage 218 K 01 Mar 2022 - 12:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden-reblooming Feb. 2022
Topic revision: r25 - 19 Jun 2024, AlainFranco
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