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■(BB) 'Princess Bride'

2000, Sutton

'Princess Bride' (George Sutton, R. 1999). Seedling #H-220 C. BB, 25" (64 cm). Late midseason to very late bloom. Standards white, midrib cream yellow; style arms creamy white; falls white, hafts yellow; beards bright yellow orange, creamy white at end; fluted; slight spicy fragrance. 'Elizabeth Poldark' X seedling #F-3: ( 'Bubble Up' x 'Elizabeth Poldark'). Sutton 2000. Honorable Mention 2004.

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BBPrincessBrideEI.jpgIMG 5216-X2 princess bride.jpgprincess01.jpgprincess0116.jpgPrincess Bride.jpgPrincessBride02.JPGPrincessBride03.jpgPrincessBride281004.jpgPrincessBride6.jpgPRINCESSBRIDE6.JPGPrincessBride by JanLauritzen.jpgPrincessBrideN.jpg


Awaiting 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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Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BBPrincessBrideEI.jpgjpg BBPrincessBrideEI.jpg manage 20 K 17 Dec 2012 - 16:21 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
IMG_5216-X2_princess_bride.jpgjpg IMG_5216-X2_princess_bride.jpg manage 201 K 19 Feb 2016 - 21:18 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
PRINCESSBRIDE6.JPGJPG PRINCESSBRIDE6.JPG manage 128 K 06 Dec 2019 - 16:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-Australia
PrincessBride02.JPGJPG PrincessBride02.JPG manage 63 K 08 Apr 2014 - 19:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
PrincessBride03.jpgjpg PrincessBride03.jpg manage 54 K 08 Apr 2014 - 19:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
PrincessBride281004.jpgjpg PrincessBride281004.jpg manage 39 K 03 Dec 2010 - 18:40 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
PrincessBride6.jpgjpg PrincessBride6.jpg manage 34 K 26 Nov 2013 - 23:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
PrincessBrideN.jpgjpg PrincessBrideN.jpg manage 30 K 24 Oct 2011 - 22:05 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
PrincessBride_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg PrincessBride_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 75 K 17 Feb 2012 - 08:31 Main.janlauritzen taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006
Princess_Bride.jpgjpg Princess_Bride.jpg manage 45 K 07 Jan 2010 - 02:41 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
princess01.jpgjpg princess01.jpg manage 56 K 27 Jun 2015 - 02:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
princess0116.jpgjpg princess0116.jpg manage 24 K 04 Aug 2016 - 15:20 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
Topic revision: r17 - 19 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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