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■(TB) 'Tahitian Treat'

2013, Sutton

'Tahitian Treat' (Michael Sutton, R. 2012). Seedling# X-625. TB, 36 (91 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards and style arms spanish orange; falls pale orange blending into a deep violet band; beards tangerine, fuzzy pale orange horns; slight spicy fragrance; ruffled. Seedling# U-634: (seedling# S-459: ('Bride’s Blush' x 'Frosted Rose') x seedling# R-596: ('Tropical Delight' x 'Ocean Clouds')) X 'Boundless'. Sutton 2013. Honorable Mention 2016.

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taken at Presby 2016 AIS ConventionPhoto by SuttonPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at SuttonPhoto by Jeanette Graham taken at SuttonPhoto by Viktor Karpenko-UkrainePhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d


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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Tahitian_Treat_DSCF1088.jpgjpg Tahitian_Treat_DSCF1088.jpg manage 676 K 07 Jan 2017 - 06:57 Main.rshadlow taken at Presby 2016 AIS Convention
tahitiantreat.jpgjpg tahitiantreat.jpg manage 65 K 03 Jun 2013 - 18:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
tahitiantreat01.JPGJPG tahitiantreat01.JPG manage 56 K 22 May 2018 - 02:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
tahitiantreat02.JPGJPG tahitiantreat02.JPG manage 182 K 31 May 2018 - 20:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Sutton's Iris Gardens
tahitiantreat020.JPGJPG tahitiantreat020.JPG manage 126 K 03 Jul 2022 - 19:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham taken at Sutton's Iris Gardens
tahitiantreat3.jpegjpeg tahitiantreat3.jpeg manage 86 K 19 Oct 2018 - 03:09 TerryLaurin Photo by Viktor Karpenko-Ukraine
tahitiantreat9.jpgjpg tahitiantreat9.jpg manage 106 K 30 Mar 2023 - 02:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r15 - 30 Mar 2023, TerryLaurin
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