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■(TB) 'Sacred Mountain'

1967, DeForest

'Sacred Mountain' (Fred DeForest, R. 1965). Seedling# 63-20. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-W1R, White self; tangerine beard. Seedling# 57-88 X 'Alice Christy'. Irisnoll 1967.

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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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-- JoelleFRANJEULLE - 2010-01-24
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sacredmountain01.jpgjpg sacredmountain01.jpg manage 65 K 15 Nov 2013 - 22:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
sacredmountain02.JPGJPG sacredmountain02.JPG manage 837 K 18 Apr 2017 - 02:28 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from Glenn Corlew slide collection
Topic revision: r13 - 30 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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