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■(IB) 'Sonoran Sands'

1996, Tasco

'Sonoran Sands' (Richard Tasco, R. 1995). Seedling #91-10-07. IB, 24" (61 cm). Midseason Bloom. Standards golden yellow; style arms yellow; falls lighter yellow, rusty brown sanded wash heaviest on shoulders and near beard, lighter sanding on lower falls; beards orange; lightly ruffled. Parentage: 'Panocha' X 'Sam'. Superstition 1996. Honorable Mention 2000. Fertile both ways.

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From AIS Bulletin #301 April 1996 Introducing SONORAN SANDS (Tasco '96)-18, 24", M. Lightly ruffled golden yellow standards; lighter yelrow falls, rusty brown sanded wash heaviest on shoulders and near orange beards, lighter sanding on lower fall. Sdlg # 91-10-07. (Panocha X Sam). $15.00. Superstition 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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IBSonoranSandsEI.jpgjpg IBSonoranSandsEI.jpg manage 28 K 19 Dec 2012 - 14:37 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
IbSonoranSandsEJ.jpgjpg IbSonoranSandsEJ.jpg manage 16 K 15 Aug 2012 - 18:10 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Elm Jensen
SONORAN_SANDS_Tasco_1996_IB.jpgjpg SONORAN_SANDS_Tasco_1996_IB.jpg manage 47 K 03 Jan 2010 - 00:27 MichaelGreenfield Photo by Richard Tasco
SonoranSands02.jpgjpg SonoranSands02.jpg manage 83 K 10 Apr 2014 - 23:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
SonoranSands03.jpgjpg SonoranSands03.jpg manage 53 K 31 Mar 2015 - 22:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
SonoranSands1.jpgjpg SonoranSands1.jpg manage 94 K 19 Apr 2016 - 19:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
rsz_sonoransands_ib.jpgjpg rsz_sonoransands_ib.jpg manage 71 K 12 Jan 2014 - 03:29 Main.Harloiris photo courtesy Scottie Finney
sonoransand90.JPGJPG sonoransand90.JPG manage 163 K 26 Nov 2021 - 14:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sonoransand91.JPGJPG sonoransand91.JPG manage 143 K 26 Nov 2021 - 14:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sonoransands01.jpgjpg sonoransands01.jpg manage 66 K 06 Sep 2014 - 20:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
sonoransands02.jpgjpg sonoransands02.jpg manage 60 K 06 Sep 2014 - 20:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
sonoransands03.jpgjpg sonoransands03.jpg manage 68 K 06 Sep 2014 - 20:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
sonoransands04.jpgjpg sonoransands04.jpg manage 49 K 19 Oct 2015 - 02:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
sonoransands1.JPGJPG sonoransands1.JPG manage 343 K 22 May 2019 - 22:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at Superstition Iris Gardens
sonoransands2.JPGJPG sonoransands2.JPG manage 47 K 07 Feb 2012 - 03:49 Main.htb ©2005 Laurie Frazer
sonoransands3.jpgjpg sonoransands3.jpg manage 139 K 05 Jul 2018 - 20:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sonoransands4.jpgjpg sonoransands4.jpg manage 129 K 06 Jul 2018 - 19:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sonoransands40.JPGJPG sonoransands40.JPG manage 161 K 16 Jun 2023 - 03:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sonoransands5.jpgjpg sonoransands5.jpg manage 68 K 21 May 2013 - 20:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
sonoransands6.jpgjpg sonoransands6.jpg manage 185 K 22 May 2018 - 21:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Clinton Colley
sonoransands7.jpgjpg sonoransands7.jpg manage 141 K 06 Jul 2018 - 19:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sonoransands8.jpgjpg sonoransands8.jpg manage 163 K 27 May 2020 - 15:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sonoransands9.jpgjpg sonoransands9.jpg manage 221 K 01 Jun 2020 - 01:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
sonoransands90.JPGJPG sonoransands90.JPG manage 221 K 28 May 2022 - 02:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r32 - 16 Jun 2023, TLaurin
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