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■(TB) 'Mountain Greenery'

1980, Zurbrigg

'Mountain Greenery' (Lloyd Zurbrigg, R. 1979). Seedling# L 10 Beulah. TB, height 36" (19 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Light yellow with slight blending of palest violet, chartreuse texture veining, giving a green effect; yellow beard. 'O My Goodness' X 'Ah Sweet Mystery'. Avonbank Gardens 1980.

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From AIS Bulletin #237 April 1980 Introducing MOUNTAIN GREENERY-This one is for the lovers of green. A very large green-tinted yellow with green texture veining. Excellent form and substance. Wonderful stalks and an excellent grower like its siblings, CAROL ANN and LOVE'S ALLURE. A fertile pod parent. Aha! $25.00. Avonbank Iris Gardens.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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