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■(TB) 'Sonic Burst'

2023, Sutton

'Sonic Burst' (Michael Sutton, R. 2023) Seedling AD-20351-A, TB, 32" (81.5 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards white, very heavy bright yellow flush up midrib, bright yellow veining; style arms yellow; falls white, erratic yellow sunburst around beards, mottled red-purple 3/4 way down petal, 1/2" greyed yellow band at edges, red-purple wire rim; beards yellow; slight sweet fragrance. 'Infusion' X seedling Z-6941-A:(seedling W-132:(seedling U-3642:(seedling Q-447:('Tropical Delight' x Ghio seedling 983F, 'Applause Line' pollen parent) x seedling S-4480-A:('Spot On' x 'Mountain Sunrise')) x seedling U-3642) x seedling X-437:('Top Shot' x seedling U-1113:('Connie Sue' x seedling S-433:(seedling Q-8991:('Snow Melt' x Ghio seedling 983F) x 'Cold Fusion')))). Sutton's Iris Gardens 2023.

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Photo by SuttonPhoto by SuttonPhoto by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain IrisPhoto by Lynn Owen-Welshpool-United Kingdom


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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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sonicburst1.JPGJPG sonicburst1.JPG manage 216 K 14 Jun 2023 - 01:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
sonicburst10.jpgjpg sonicburst10.jpg manage 208 K 14 Jun 2023 - 01:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
sonicburst5.JPGJPG sonicburst5.JPG manage 212 K 08 May 2024 - 15:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
sonicburst8.JPGJPG sonicburst8.JPG manage 243 K 02 Jul 2024 - 02:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Lynn Owen-Welshpool-United Kingdom
Topic revision: r10 - 02 Jul 2024, TerryLaurin
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