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■(IB) 'Rust Never Sleeps'

2013, Lauer

'Rust Never Sleeps' ( Larry Lauer, R. 2013), IB. Seedling #M63-1R. IB, 18" (46 cm). Early to midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards cinnamon (RHS 165D), aster-violet midrib (87C); style arms cinnamon; falls squirrel-brown (166B); beards majolica-yellow (169C) in throat and middle, bluebird-blue (94C) at end; pronounced sweet fragrance; ruffled. 'Medieval Knight' X 'Struck Twice'. Lauer 2013. Honorable Mention 2016.

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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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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
RUSTNEVERSLEEPS01.jpgjpg RUSTNEVERSLEEPS01.jpg manage 200 K 12 Dec 2016 - 21:23 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
Rust_Never_Sleeps.JPGJPG Rust_Never_Sleeps.JPG manage 32 K 24 Feb 2016 - 05:37 Main.rshadlow  
rust01.jpgjpg rust01.jpg manage 63 K 24 Apr 2015 - 16:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
rustneversleeps.jpgjpg rustneversleeps.jpg manage 79 K 06 Jul 2013 - 20:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Lauer's Flowers
rustneversleeps01.JPGJPG rustneversleeps01.JPG manage 323 K 16 Dec 2017 - 19:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt taken at the 2017 MIS Convention
rustneversleeps09.jpgjpg rustneversleeps09.jpg manage 72 K 16 Feb 2021 - 20:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
rustneversleeps1.jpgjpg rustneversleeps1.jpg manage 115 K 07 Apr 2020 - 14:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
rustneversleeps9.jpgjpg rustneversleeps9.jpg manage 137 K 30 May 2020 - 03:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Holly Johnson
rustneversleepsdelane.jpgjpg rustneversleepsdelane.jpg manage 168 K 17 Feb 2022 - 21:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
rustneversleepsdelane1.JPGJPG rustneversleepsdelane1.JPG manage 169 K 28 May 2022 - 02:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
rustneversleepsdelane11.JPGJPG rustneversleepsdelane11.JPG manage 179 K 15 Jun 2023 - 02:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
rustneversleepsdelane12.JPGJPG rustneversleepsdelane12.JPG manage 179 K 15 Jun 2023 - 02:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r21 - 16 Jun 2023, Harloiris
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