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■(SIB) 'Stephen Wilcox'

2009, Hewitt

'Stephen Wilcox' (Jennifer Hewitt, R. 2003) Seedling T971/2. SIB (tetraploid), 27" (68 cm), Midseason late to very late bloom. Standards rich lavender pink, center veined violet; style arms lavender pink, turquoise band either side of pink midrib; Falls deep wine red (near RHS 77A), bright violet halo around darkly veined gold signal; lightly ruffled, Standards broad and semi-flared, Falls broad, arched and flared; slight sweet fragrance. PT8618/1: ( 'Reddy Maid' x 'Harpswell Happiness') X 'Shall We Dance'. British Iris Society 2009. British Dykes Medal 2011.

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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 3-8 for most varieties, Some Siberian cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Prefers moist conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Average garden solis 6.1 to 7.5,
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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IMG_7750-X2_stephen_wilcox.jpgjpg IMG_7750-X2_stephen_wilcox.jpg manage 201 K 12 Feb 2016 - 05:28 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
SIBStephenWilcox2013.JPGJPG SIBStephenWilcox2013.JPG manage 101 K 03 Dec 2014 - 22:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by K.Brewitt, 2013 Siberian Species Conv.
StephenWilcox01.JPGJPG StephenWilcox01.JPG manage 131 K 31 Mar 2018 - 02:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
StephenWilcox02.jpgjpg StephenWilcox02.jpg manage 100 K 17 Nov 2019 - 13:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
StephenWilcox03.jpgjpg StephenWilcox03.jpg manage 276 K 09 Jun 2021 - 19:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
StephenWilcox030.JPGJPG StephenWilcox030.JPG manage 126 K 28 Dec 2023 - 03:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
StephenWilcox031.JPGJPG StephenWilcox031.JPG manage 146 K 28 Dec 2023 - 03:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
StephenWilcox032.JPGJPG StephenWilcox032.JPG manage 188 K 28 Dec 2023 - 03:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
StephenWilcox033.JPGJPG StephenWilcox033.JPG manage 259 K 28 Dec 2023 - 03:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r17 - 30 Dec 2023, Harloiris
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