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■(TB) 'Red Cliffs'

2022, Sutton

'Red Cliffs' (Michael Sutton, R. 2022) Seedling AE-387-A, TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards pale yellow ground, heavily dotted and washed magenta rose; falls ruby red, veined pale yellow; beards rowan berry; sweet fragrance. 'Volcanic Glow' X 'Tuscan Summer'. Sutton’s 2022.

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Red Cliffs TB 2023 bloomPhoto by SuttonPhoto by SuttonPhoto by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain IrisPhoto by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris


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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.

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PXL_20230605_142833397.jpgjpg PXL_20230605_142833397.jpg manage 2 MB 08 Mar 2024 - 00:21 NikkiPolson Red Cliffs TB 2023 bloom
RedCliffs4.jpgjpg RedCliffs4.jpg manage 82 K 04 Mar 2022 - 20:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
RedCliffs40.jpgjpg RedCliffs40.jpg manage 322 K 27 May 2023 - 02:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
redcliffs9.JPGJPG redcliffs9.JPG manage 269 K 26 Apr 2023 - 12:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
redcliffs90.JPGJPG redcliffs90.JPG manage 263 K 24 Apr 2024 - 15:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
Topic revision: r9 - 24 Apr 2024, TerryLaurin
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