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■(BB) 'Enlightened'

2011, Sutton

'Enlightened' (Michael Sutton, R. 2011) Seedling #U-56-A. BB, 23" (58 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards blue violet, yellow gold wire edge; style arms white, yellow crests; falls dark violet, bright yellow luminata in throat, yellow gold wire edge; beards yellow; slight sweet fragrance; ruffled. 'Innocent Star' x 'Fancy Woman') X 'Shine On Thru'. Sutton 2012.

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Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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Enlightened02.jpgjpg Enlightened02.jpg manage 76 K 06 Jan 2015 - 17:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
enlightened-jb.jpgjpg enlightened-jb.jpg manage 154 K 28 Jan 2013 - 16:17 Main.Harloiris Enlightened
enlightened01.JPGJPG enlightened01.JPG manage 434 K 06 Dec 2015 - 19:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen at Tara Perennial Farm, Owen Sound-Ontario
enlightened02.JPGJPG enlightened02.JPG manage 552 K 06 Dec 2015 - 19:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen at Tara Perennial Farm, Owen Sound-Ontario
enlightened1.jpgjpg enlightened1.jpg manage 504 K 18 Dec 2019 - 19:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
enlightened2.JPGJPG enlightened2.JPG manage 208 K 18 Nov 2020 - 16:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
enlightened3.JPGJPG enlightened3.JPG manage 237 K 18 Nov 2020 - 16:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
enlightened4.JPGJPG enlightened4.JPG manage 235 K 18 Nov 2020 - 16:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
enlightened9.jpgjpg enlightened9.jpg manage 172 K 24 Jan 2023 - 21:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
enlightened90.jpgjpg enlightened90.jpg manage 169 K 25 Jan 2023 - 16:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
enlightened91.jpgjpg enlightened91.jpg manage 124 K 20 Jul 2023 - 02:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
enlightened92.JPGJPG enlightened92.JPG manage 159 K 26 Aug 2023 - 02:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
enlightened93.JPGJPG enlightened93.JPG manage 172 K 29 Nov 2023 - 21:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
Topic revision: r19 - 29 Nov 2023, TLaurin
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