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■(IB) 'Neon Troll'

1992, Nichols

'Neon Troll' (Hooker Nichols, R. 1992). Seedling #8812B. IB, 18" (46 cm). Early thru late bloom. Standards yellow; falls deep neon yellow, sometimes edged slightly lighter; beards orange; lightly ruffled; sweet fragrance. 'Academy Awards' X 'Marmalade Skies'. Hillcrest 1993. Honorable Mention 1996.

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From AIS Bulletin #289 April 1993 Introducing NEON TROLL (H. Nichols) IB 18" E-L. A rather tailored flower but a real knockout. Best described as a neon dark yellow bitone with real class! Gold beards. A fine sibling to Apollo's Touch. (Academy Awards X Marmalade Skies). $15.00. Hillcrest Iris Gardens.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
NeonTroll01.JPGJPG NeonTroll01.JPG manage 25 K 24 Sep 2014 - 02:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by C&T Iris Patch
NeonTroll9.jpgjpg NeonTroll9.jpg manage 33 K 07 Jul 2021 - 01:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ozark Iris Gardens
neontroll.JPGJPG neontroll.JPG manage 32 K 27 Jul 2012 - 17:10 Main.TLaurin
Topic revision: r16 - 03 Jan 2022, dougchyz
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