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■(TB) 'Reversal Of Fortune'

2008, Sutton

'Reversal Of Fortune' (Michael Sutton, R. 2008). Seedling# S-5771-A. TB, 33" (84 cm). Late to very late bloom. Standards dark magenta-rose, 1/4" brown rim; style arms chrome yellow; falls sea lavender-violet veined darker, 1/4" chrome yellow band; beards sea lavender tipped yellow; slight sweet fragrance. 'Pure Innocence' X 'Color Fusion'. Sutton 2009.

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Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dPhoto by Viktor Karpenko-UkrainePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France


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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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-- EleanorHutchison - 2010-04-23
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
reversaloffortune01.jpgjpg reversaloffortune01.jpg manage 71 K 14 Nov 2013 - 02:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
reversaloffortune2.jpegjpeg reversaloffortune2.jpeg manage 74 K 24 Oct 2018 - 19:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Viktor Karpenko-Ukraine
reversaloffortune6.jpgjpg reversaloffortune6.jpg manage 453 K 07 Jan 2020 - 23:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
reversaloffortune7.JPGJPG reversaloffortune7.JPG manage 220 K 17 Dec 2020 - 20:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r14 - 27 Mar 2023, TerryLaurin
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