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■(TB) 'Orangelo'

2008, Sutton

'Orangelo' (Michael Sutton, R. 2008) Seedling# S-944-A. TB, 34" (86 cm). Late midseason bloom and re-bloom. Standards orange pink edged apricot yellow; style arms apricot orange; falls white, 1/4" amber-yellow rim and veining; beards tangerine orange; laced; slight sweet fragrance. 'Viva Mexico' X 'Bride's Blush'. Sutton 2009.  Honorable Mention 2013Award of Merit 2017.

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Photo by Burgard Iris FarmPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Superstition Iris GardensTaken at SuttonTaken at SuttonPhoto by SuttonPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dPhoto by Ken Walker; my garden, Concord, CAPhoto Kiki Shappell


Awaiting original catalog description.


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
ORANGELO.JPGJPG ORANGELO.JPG manage 108 K 15 Oct 2019 - 03:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
Orangelo250411.jpgjpg Orangelo250411.jpg manage 43 K 28 Jun 2013 - 02:08 ColleenModra Taken at Sutton's Gardens - Colleen Modra
Orangelo270411.jpgjpg Orangelo270411.jpg manage 43 K 28 Jun 2013 - 02:06 ColleenModra Taken at Sutton's Gardens - Colleen Modra
OrangeloAIS.jpgjpg OrangeloAIS.jpg manage 60 K 21 May 2012 - 05:41 Main.kikilompoc Photo Kiki Shappell
Orangelo_KWW.jpgjpg Orangelo_KWW.jpg manage 46 K 16 Jan 2017 - 18:03 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; my garden, Concord, CA
orange02.jpgjpg orange02.jpg manage 69 K 10 May 2015 - 12:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
orangelo01.jpgjpg orangelo01.jpg manage 123 K 05 Apr 2017 - 13:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
orangelo2.jpgjpg orangelo2.jpg manage 55 K 15 May 2013 - 00:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
orangelo5.jpgjpg orangelo5.jpg manage 71 K 04 Aug 2013 - 03:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
orangelo7.jpgjpg orangelo7.jpg manage 58 K 12 Nov 2013 - 22:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r25 - 26 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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