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■(TB) 'Sterling Flurry'

1992, Innerst

'Sterling Flurry' (Sterling Innerst, R. 1991). Seedling# 3344-2. TB, 32" (81 cm), Late midseason bloom. White, edged medium blue; beards blue, tipped yellow; slight sweet fragrance. 'Rain Flurry' X 'Sterling Stitch'. Innerst 1992.

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From AIS Bulletin #285 April 1992 Introducing STERLING FLURRY-Sdlg. 3344-2, 32", M-L, (Rain Flurry X Sterling Stitch). White trimmed mid-blue plicata, blue beards tipped yellow. Excellent ruffled form. Three branches, 7 buds and fertile both ways. Vigorous. $30.00. Cape Iris.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
sterlingflurry.JPGJPG sterlingflurry.JPG manage 44 K 27 May 2013 - 01:59 Main.TLaurin photo by Bill's Iris Gardens
sterlingflurry1.jpgjpg sterlingflurry1.jpg manage 114 K 03 May 2020 - 01:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-Canada
sterlingflurry2.jpgjpg sterlingflurry2.jpg manage 113 K 03 May 2020 - 02:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-Canada
sterlingflurry3.jpgjpg sterlingflurry3.jpg manage 169 K 27 May 2020 - 11:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-Canada
sterlingflurry30.JPGJPG sterlingflurry30.JPG manage 198 K 24 May 2023 - 21:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelona-British Columbia-Canada
Topic revision: r13 - 26 May 2023, Harloiris
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