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■(TB) 'Straight Up'

2005, Sutton

'Straight Up' (Michael Sutton, R. 2004) TB, 35" (89 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards white ground, heavy burgundy wash; falls white ground edged, dotted and lined burgundy, yellow shoulders; beards burnt orange, horns and flounces, white ground, burgundy wash; ruffled; pronounced spicy fragrance. 'Epicenter' X 'Apollo One'. Sutton 2005.

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photo by Sharon HallPhoto by IRIS 4 U GardenPhoto by IRIS 4 U GardenPhoto by Betty JacobsSTRAIGHT UP (M. Sutton 2005, SA) (2)Photo by SuttonPhoto by Martha Rhoadesphoto courtesy Sutton IrisPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensTaken at SuttonPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dPhoto by K.Brewitt 2013 Dallas ConventionPhoto by Martha RhoadesPhoto by Martha RhoadesPhoto by Will Plotner-Wildwood Gardens


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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-- BettyJacobs - 2010-04-01
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
STRAIGHT_UP_(M._Sutton_2005,_SA)_(2).JPGJPG STRAIGHT_UP_(M._Sutton_2005,_SA)_(2).JPG manage 479 K 15 Dec 2016 - 21:15 PerryDyer  
Straight-Up9.jpgjpg Straight-Up9.jpg manage 158 K 26 Apr 2021 - 11:57 TerryLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
Straight-Up91.jpgjpg Straight-Up91.jpg manage 139 K 26 Apr 2021 - 11:57 TerryLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
StraightUp01.jpgjpg StraightUp01.jpg manage 69 K 03 Apr 2015 - 02:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
StraightUp250411.jpgjpg StraightUp250411.jpg manage 51 K 03 Jul 2013 - 07:37 ColleenModra Taken at Sutton's Gardens - Colleen Modra
StraightUpWP.jpgjpg StraightUpWP.jpg manage 53 K 15 Jul 2013 - 15:23 BetsyHiggins Photo by Will Plotner-Wildwood Gardens
Straight_Up.JPGJPG Straight_Up.JPG manage 68 K 01 Apr 2010 - 00:37 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
Straight_Up_09.jpgjpg Straight_Up_09.jpg manage 68 K 16 Mar 2022 - 01:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
rsz_straightupjb.jpgjpg rsz_straightupjb.jpg manage 69 K 24 Dec 2012 - 19:13 Main.Harloiris photo by Sharon Hall
straightuorhoades10.JPGJPG straightuorhoades10.JPG manage 268 K 16 Jun 2024 - 02:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Martha Rhoades
straightup-jb.jpgjpg straightup-jb.jpg manage 60 K 30 Jan 2013 - 22:30 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Sutton Iris
straightup01.jpgjpg straightup01.jpg manage 193 K 17 Jun 2019 - 19:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
straightup02.JPGJPG straightup02.JPG manage 187 K 27 Nov 2021 - 03:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
straightup020.JPGJPG straightup020.JPG manage 173 K 27 Nov 2021 - 03:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
straightup4.jpgjpg straightup4.jpg manage 49 K 10 Apr 2013 - 02:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
straightup7.jpgjpg straightup7.jpg manage 86 K 14 Nov 2013 - 17:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
straightup8.JPGJPG straightup8.JPG manage 91 K 07 Jan 2014 - 15:59 TerryLaurin Photo by K.Brewitt 2013 Dallas Convention
straightuprhoades.jpgjpg straightuprhoades.jpg manage 281 K 29 Jan 2022 - 13:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Martha Rhoades
straightuprhoades1.JPGJPG straightuprhoades1.JPG manage 191 K 01 Feb 2022 - 15:37 TerryLaurin Photo by Martha Rhoades
Topic revision: r25 - 16 Jun 2024, TerryLaurin
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