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■(TB) 'Return To Bayberry'

2004, Sutton

'Return To Bayberry' (Michael Sutton, R. 2003). Seedling# L-196-A. TB, 34" (94 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards and style arms chartreuse yellow; falls grey green (RHS 191A) veined darker, edge chartreuse, slight bronze on shoulders; beards greyed orange; ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. Seedling# H-178-H: ('Sky Hooks' x 'Drum Roll') X 'Chocolate Vanilla'. Sutton 2004. Honorable Mention 2008.

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Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.Photo by Burgard Iris FarmRETURN TO BAYBERRY (M. Sutton 2004)Photo by Matilija NurseryColleen Modra PhotoPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.Photo by The Shady SpotPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-RussiaPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by SuttonPhoto by BonniePhoto by Matilija NurseryPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dPhoto by Matilija Nursery


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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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-- BrockHeilman - 2010-05-13
  • 2013-07-16, 2014-10-08 : rebloom in Hyères, France (Iris en Provence) -- AlainFranco - 2014-10-09
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IMG_4620-X2_return_to_bayberry.jpgjpg IMG_4620-X2_return_to_bayberry.jpg manage 216 K 17 Feb 2016 - 05:21 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
RETURN_TO_BAYBERRY_(M._Sutton_2004).JPGJPG RETURN_TO_BAYBERRY_(M._Sutton_2004).JPG manage 769 K 15 Aug 2016 - 20:03 PerryDyer  
ReturnToBayberry.jpgjpg ReturnToBayberry.jpg manage 19 K 11 Nov 2010 - 09:48 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
ReturnToBayberry04.JPGJPG ReturnToBayberry04.JPG manage 146 K 01 Sep 2016 - 02:56 TerryLaurin Photo by The Shady Spot
return02.jpgjpg return02.jpg manage 72 K 10 May 2015 - 15:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
returnto01.jpgjpg returnto01.jpg manage 64 K 22 Jan 2015 - 12:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry01.jpgjpg returntobayberry01.jpg manage 75 K 19 Nov 2014 - 21:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry02.jpgjpg returntobayberry02.jpg manage 56 K 19 Nov 2014 - 22:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry03.JPGJPG returntobayberry03.JPG manage 64 K 20 Jul 2015 - 22:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
returntobayberry04.jpgjpg returntobayberry04.jpg manage 111 K 02 Apr 2017 - 20:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
returntobayberry05.JPGJPG returntobayberry05.JPG manage 480 K 06 Apr 2019 - 21:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5
returntobayberry1.jpgjpg returntobayberry1.jpg manage 178 K 06 Apr 2016 - 19:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
returntobayberry10.jpgjpg returntobayberry10.jpg manage 74 K 06 Dec 2013 - 04:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry11.jpgjpg returntobayberry11.jpg manage 70 K 19 Dec 2013 - 16:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry12.jpgjpg returntobayberry12.jpg manage 100 K 19 Dec 2013 - 16:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry13.jpgjpg returntobayberry13.jpg manage 73 K 19 Dec 2013 - 17:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry14.jpgjpg returntobayberry14.jpg manage 85 K 07 Jan 2014 - 21:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry15.jpgjpg returntobayberry15.jpg manage 62 K 07 Mar 2014 - 23:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry16.jpgjpg returntobayberry16.jpg manage 64 K 01 Apr 2014 - 16:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry4.jpgjpg returntobayberry4.jpg manage 62 K 05 Aug 2013 - 00:14 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
returntobayberry6.jpgjpg returntobayberry6.jpg manage 87 K 12 Sep 2013 - 12:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Bonnie's Irises
returntobayberry7.jpgjpg returntobayberry7.jpg manage 94 K 19 Sep 2013 - 19:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
returntobayberry8.jpgjpg returntobayberry8.jpg manage 66 K 14 Nov 2013 - 03:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
returntobayberry9.jpgjpg returntobayberry9.jpg manage 61 K 30 Nov 2013 - 15:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Matilija Nursery
Topic revision: r40 - 27 Oct 2023, AlainFranco
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