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■(TB) 'Sunshine On My Shoulders'

2008, Sutton

'Sunshine On My Shoulders' (Michael Sutton, R. 2007). Seedling# Q-814-A. TB, 34" (86 cm). Late bloom and re-bloom. Standards yellow; style arms yellow orange; falls beetroot purple mottled yellow and violet, yellow gold shoulders; beards gold, tangerine in throat; slight sweet fragrance. 'Return of Innocence' X 'Braggadocio'. Sutton 2008. Honorable Mention 2011

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by Ianina Bortnyk UkrainePhoto by Burgard Iris FarmSUNSHINE ON MY SHOULDERS (M. Sutton 2008)Photo by SuttonPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis GardenPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at SuttonPhoto by Country Delight Iris


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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
P6054716_.jpgjpg P6054716_.jpg manage 617 K 13 Feb 2016 - 21:43 IaninaBortnyk by Ianina Bortnyk Ukraine
SUNSHINE_ON_MY_SHOULDERS_(M._Sutton_2008).JPGJPG SUNSHINE_ON_MY_SHOULDERS_(M._Sutton_2008).JPG manage 357 K 16 Aug 2016 - 18:47 PerryDyer  
SunshineOnMyShoulders01.JPGJPG SunshineOnMyShoulders01.JPG manage 157 K 01 Sep 2016 - 13:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
SunshineOnMyShoulders01.jpgjpg SunshineOnMyShoulders01.jpg manage 94 K 05 Apr 2015 - 01:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
sunshine01.jpgjpg sunshine01.jpg manage 75 K 11 May 2015 - 01:57 TerryLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
sunshineonmyshoulders01.jpgjpg sunshineonmyshoulders01.jpg manage 117 K 11 Jul 2019 - 22:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
sunshineonmyshoulders1.JPGJPG sunshineonmyshoulders1.JPG manage 188 K 31 May 2018 - 20:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Sutton's Iris Gardens
sunshineonmyshoulders3.jpgjpg sunshineonmyshoulders3.jpg manage 584 K 06 Jan 2016 - 03:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r18 - 21 Jun 2024, AlainFranco
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