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■(TB) 'Spring Celebration'

2017, Sutton

'Spring Celebration'- (Michael Sutton, R. 2016). Seedling# Z-200-A. TB, 43" (109 cm). Midseason to very late bloom. Standards and style arms yellow; falls ruby-red, yellow zonal burst, occasional pale white streaks, lighter edge, deep ruby-red wire rim; beards yellow; ruffled; serrated; slight spicy fragrance. 'Cold Fusion' X 'Raspberry Swirl'. Sutton 2017. Honorable Mention 2019.

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Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by SuttonPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardensPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Lynn Owen-Welshpool-United KingdomPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany


From Sutton’s Iris Garden, 2017: SPRING CELEBRATION (M. Sutton ‘17) TB 43”. M-L-VL. Very tall and bright iris with excellent ruffling and serration to the flowers. Bright yellow standards preside over ruby red falls. Yellow zonal burst extends down from the yellow beards. Random and pale white streaks appear on the falls occasionally adding interest. Wonderful and commanding garden presence with 9 to 11 buds on thick stalks. Seedling X-200-A: Cold Fusion X Raspberry Swirl..$50.


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
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SPRINGCELEBRATION.JPGJPG SPRINGCELEBRATION.JPG manage 121 K 15 Oct 2019 - 03:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
SPRINGCELEBRATION9.JPGJPG SPRINGCELEBRATION9.JPG manage 212 K 10 May 2024 - 02:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
springcelebration01.JPGJPG springcelebration01.JPG manage 164 K 30 Jan 2017 - 12:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
springcelebration02.JPGJPG springcelebration02.JPG manage 211 K 06 Jun 2018 - 02:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
springcelebration03.JPGJPG springcelebration03.JPG manage 175 K 29 May 2019 - 21:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
springcelebration04.JPGJPG springcelebration04.JPG manage 168 K 02 Jun 2019 - 03:24 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
springcelebration051.JPGJPG springcelebration051.JPG manage 133 K 01 Jun 2021 - 00:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
springcelebration052.JPGJPG springcelebration052.JPG manage 120 K 06 Jun 2024 - 20:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
springcelebration1.jpgjpg springcelebration1.jpg manage 160 K 04 May 2018 - 19:37 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
springcelebration5.JPGJPG springcelebration5.JPG manage 221 K 17 Mar 2024 - 14:03 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Gardens
springcelebration6.jpgjpg springcelebration6.jpg manage 575 K 10 Jan 2020 - 20:16 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
springcelebration8.JPGJPG springcelebration8.JPG manage 206 K 02 Jul 2024 - 03:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Lynn Owen-Welshpool-United Kingdom
springcelebration9.JPGJPG springcelebration9.JPG manage 160 K 03 Feb 2023 - 13:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
Topic revision: r22 - 02 Jul 2024, TerryLaurin
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