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■(TB) 'Navy Strut'

1974, Schreiner

'Navy Strut' (Schreiner, R. 1972). Seedling# D 232-C. TB, 35" (89 cm). Early midseason bloom. Marine violet-blue self; self beard; ruffled. Seedling# T 480-AA: (seedling# L 474-J x seedling# R 632-B) X seedling# Y-64A: ('Sterling Silver' x seedling# R 536-2). Schreiner 1974. Favorite Guest 1974; Honorable Mention 1975; Award of Merit 1977.

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NAVY STRUT has lovely deep violet, ruffled flowers with excellent substance and no fading, carried on tall stalks. The buds hug the stalk a bit too closely, but I find no other major flaws. [Margaret Dean, (NM), “How They Grow, New Mexico Style”, The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 246 (July 1982): 13-14.]


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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NavyStrut02.JPGJPG NavyStrut02.JPG manage 72 K 27 Nov 2014 - 04:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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NavyStrutEI.jpgjpg NavyStrutEI.jpg manage 22 K 16 Dec 2012 - 19:37 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Navy_Strut_Schreiner_1974.JPGJPG Navy_Strut_Schreiner_1974.JPG manage 72 K 31 Dec 2009 - 17:55 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Navy_Strut_fl.jpgjpg Navy_Strut_fl.jpg manage 43 K 18 Feb 2011 - 17:56 IrisP  
navystrut01.jpgjpg navystrut01.jpg manage 82 K 25 Jun 2015 - 02:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
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navystrut05.jpgjpg navystrut05.jpg manage 49 K 09 Sep 2015 - 03:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
navystrut07.JPGJPG navystrut07.JPG manage 230 K 02 Mar 2020 - 04:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
navystrut08.JPGJPG navystrut08.JPG manage 209 K 02 Mar 2020 - 04:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
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navystrut1.jpgjpg navystrut1.jpg manage 59 K 03 Dec 2018 - 16:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
navystrut2.jpgjpg navystrut2.jpg manage 40 K 03 Dec 2018 - 16:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
navystrut3.jpgjpg navystrut3.jpg manage 113 K 14 Jul 2021 - 02:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
navystrut5.JPGJPG navystrut5.JPG manage 162 K 08 Dec 2020 - 21:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
navystrut6.jpgjpg navystrut6.jpg manage 277 K 30 Nov 2017 - 02:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
navystrut7.jpgjpg navystrut7.jpg manage 75 K 12 Nov 2013 - 22:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
navystrutTIF.jpgjpg navystrutTIF.jpg manage 33 K 05 Dec 2011 - 19:32 Main.Betsy881 Photo by The Iris Fan
navystrut_jb.jpgjpg navystrut_jb.jpg manage 19 K 20 Apr 2013 - 22:23 Main.Harloiris photo Wilson Banner Ranch Iris Garden
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