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■(IB) 'Starfield'

2012, Tasco

'Starfield' (Richard Tasco, R. 2012) Seedling #07-IB-54-03. IB, 24" (61 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards creamy pale yellow ground almost totally covered by brick red dotted centers blending out and becoming almost solid at the veined edges; style arms amber tan with blue violet flush on ridge, squirrel brown crests (RHS 166B) with a few red veins; falls creamy white ground, large lemon yellow ground area around beard, dark burgundy (187A) dotting over entire falls becoming heavier with some veining on edges; beards based white, hair tips orange in throat, burnt orange in middle, spectrum violet (82B) at ends; pronounced baby powder fragrance; lightly ruffled. Parentage: 'Celestial Explosion' X seedling #02-SDB-19-19: (seedling #97-SDB-12-12-RE: (seedling #92-01-16: ('Auroralita' x 'Chubby Cheeks') x seedling #93-08: ('French Toast' x seedling #91-17: ('Tender Tears; x 'Auroralita'))) x seedling #98-SDB-12-01: (seedling #96-SDB-22-49 x seedling 96-SDB-23: (seedling #94-18 x seedling 94-19: (seedling #91-62-47 x 'Toy Clown')))). Superstition 2012.

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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
12-31-12Starfield2KikiShappell.jpgjpg 12-31-12Starfield2KikiShappell.jpg manage 587 K 01 Jan 2013 - 04:39 Main.kikilompoc photo by Kiki Shappell
BHP_5843-X2_starfield.jpgjpg BHP_5843-X2_starfield.jpg manage 195 K 11 Feb 2016 - 20:07 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
STARFIELD01.jpgjpg STARFIELD01.jpg manage 633 K 12 Dec 2016 - 22:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
STARFIELD_(Tasco_2012,_IB).JPGJPG STARFIELD_(Tasco_2012,_IB).JPG manage 738 K 08 Aug 2016 - 23:36 PerryDyer  
Starfield01.JPGJPG Starfield01.JPG manage 178 K 01 Sep 2016 - 20:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
starfied011.jpgjpg starfied011.jpg manage 91 K 16 Feb 2021 - 16:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
starfied012.jpgjpg starfied012.jpg manage 89 K 16 Feb 2021 - 16:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
starfied013.jpgjpg starfied013.jpg manage 71 K 16 Feb 2021 - 16:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
starfield01.jpgjpg starfield01.jpg manage 98 K 02 May 2015 - 03:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
starfield02.jpgjpg starfield02.jpg manage 69 K 26 Apr 2014 - 15:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
starfield03.jpgjpg starfield03.jpg manage 50 K 01 Oct 2015 - 02:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
starfield09.jpgjpg starfield09.jpg manage 78 K 02 Jul 2020 - 03:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Neil D Houghton
starfield2.jpgjpg starfield2.jpg manage 81 K 21 May 2013 - 20:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
starfield3.JPGJPG starfield3.JPG manage 427 K 22 May 2019 - 22:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at Superstition Iris Gardens
starfield4.JPGJPG starfield4.JPG manage 375 K 22 May 2019 - 22:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at Superstition Iris Gardens
starfield9.jpgjpg starfield9.jpg manage 180 K 27 May 2020 - 15:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
starfield90.JPGJPG starfield90.JPG manage 249 K 17 Jun 2023 - 02:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
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