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■(TB) 'Ruby Moon'

2011, Sutton

'Ruby Moon' (Michael Sutton, R. 2011). Seedling# W-381. TB, 36 (91 cm). Early thru late bloom. Standards and style arms barium yellow; falls butter yellow, darker around beards, 1/4" violet rim at edges; beards orange, hairs yellow, tipped orange; slight sweet fragrance; heavily ruffled. Seedling# U-657: (seedling# R-464: ('Dear Jean' x 'Ocean Clouds') x 'Mountain Sunrise') X seedling# U-121: ('Mountain Sunrise' x 'Sunshine on My Shoulders'). Sutton 2012.

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Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.Photo by IRIS 4 U GardenRuby Moon@TheLab, Grand Prairie, TxPhoto by SuttonPhoto by SuttonPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by SuttonPhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by SuttonPhoto by Holly JohnsonPhoto by Holly JohnsonPhoto by Napa Country Iris GardenPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at SuttonPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at SuttonPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by South Jersey IrisPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany


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.
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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_0438-X2_ruby_moon.jpgjpg BHP_0438-X2_ruby_moon.jpg manage 180 K 20 Feb 2016 - 06:44 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
RUBYMOON9.JPGJPG RUBYMOON9.JPG manage 204 K 09 May 2024 - 13:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
Ruby-Moon09.jpgjpg Ruby-Moon09.jpg manage 188 K 26 Apr 2021 - 02:01 TerryLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
RubyMoom.jpgjpg RubyMoom.jpg manage 69 K 10 Mar 2014 - 02:30 BrindaMandella Ruby Moon@TheLab, Grand Prairie, Tx
RubyMoon01.jpgjpg RubyMoon01.jpg manage 65 K 28 Mar 2015 - 19:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
RubyMoon02.jpgjpg RubyMoon02.jpg manage 186 K 30 May 2021 - 12:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
RubyMoon03.jpgjpg RubyMoon03.jpg manage 59 K 15 Mar 2022 - 02:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
RubyMoon1.jpgjpg RubyMoon1.jpg manage 62 K 15 Apr 2016 - 03:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
RubyMoon9.jpgjpg RubyMoon9.jpg manage 57 K 18 Mar 2021 - 13:20 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
rubymoon01.jpgjpg rubymoon01.jpg manage 80 K 04 Aug 2013 - 02:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
rubymoon02.jpgjpg rubymoon02.jpg manage 68 K 04 May 2015 - 02:36 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
rubymoon03.jpgjpg rubymoon03.jpg manage 52 K 02 Aug 2015 - 23:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
rubymoon08.jpgjpg rubymoon08.jpg manage 163 K 02 Nov 2020 - 22:09 TerryLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
rubymoon09.jpgjpg rubymoon09.jpg manage 126 K 03 Jul 2020 - 18:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
rubymoon1.JPGJPG rubymoon1.JPG manage 156 K 31 May 2018 - 19:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Sutton's Iris Gardens
rubymoon2.JPGJPG rubymoon2.JPG manage 126 K 15 Sep 2020 - 02:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Sutton's Iris Gardens
rubymoon6.jpgjpg rubymoon6.jpg manage 496 K 08 Jan 2020 - 22:09 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r26 - 21 Jun 2024, AlainFranco
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