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■(IB) 'Up To Snuff'

1998, Ensminger

'Up To Snuff' (Allan Ensminger, R. 1998). Seedling #94-22. IB, 24" (61 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards and style arms mimosa yellow (HCC 602/1); falls deeper mimosa yellow (602); beards canary yellow (2/1); slight fragrance. Seedling #489-33: (seedling #285-40: (('Peachy Creamy' x 'Fresno Calypso') x Michel seedling #C-120-2: ('Bride's Halo' x 'Joyce Terry')) x sibling) X 'Vavoom'. Varigay 1998.

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Photo by Nyla HughesPhoto by Tammy Skahan-Ozark Iris GardensPhoto by Hilldenbrandt Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Blue J Iris


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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IBUptoSnuffNH.jpgjpg IBUptoSnuffNH.jpg manage 66 K 30 Jun 2014 - 14:54 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nyla Hughes
UpToSnuff03.JPGJPG UpToSnuff03.JPG manage 56 K 17 Apr 2014 - 01:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
UpToSnuff04.jpgjpg UpToSnuff04.jpg manage 61 K 17 Apr 2014 - 01:27 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
UpToSnuff05.JPGJPG UpToSnuff05.JPG manage 54 K 17 Apr 2014 - 01:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
uotosnuff9.jpgjpg uotosnuff9.jpg manage 42 K 07 Jul 2021 - 01:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Tammy Skahan-Ozark Iris Gardens
uptosnuff.JPGJPG uptosnuff.JPG manage 39 K 27 Jul 2012 - 17:16 TerryLaurin Photo by Hilldenbrandt Iris Gardens
uptosnuff01.jpgjpg uptosnuff01.jpg manage 105 K 22 Mar 2018 - 21:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
uptosnuff02.jpgjpg uptosnuff02.jpg manage 113 K 06 Jul 2018 - 20:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r19 - 18 Jul 2022, Harloiris
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