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■(TB) 'About To Break'

2017, Toth

'About To Break' (David Toth, R. 2017) Seedling. 14-111. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards pale yellow-beige, red-purple midrib; style arms gold-yellow; Falls vivid red-purple, random very pale pink to dark pink streaks or splashes; beards golden yellow, tips purple; slight spicy fragrance.'Change of Pace' X ' Ziggy'. Indian Creek 2017. Favorite Guest Iris 2022. Novelty.

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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 - 21 Apr 2019

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abouttobrake.jpgjpg abouttobrake.jpg manage 138 K 21 Aug 2019 - 22:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by David Toth of Indian Creek Iris.
abouttobrake1.jpgjpg abouttobrake1.jpg manage 160 K 21 Aug 2019 - 22:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by David Toth of Indian Creek Iris.
abouttobrake2.jpgjpg abouttobrake2.jpg manage 219 K 21 Aug 2019 - 22:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by David Toth of Indian Creek Iris.
abouttobreak5.JPGJPG abouttobreak5.JPG manage 165 K 03 Jul 2022 - 01:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham at the 2022 National Convention-Las Cruces-New Mexico
abouttobreak9.JPGJPG abouttobreak9.JPG manage 31 K 23 Apr 2022 - 19:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kimberly Rieniets at the 2022 National Convention-Las Cruces-New Mexico
Topic revision: r9 - 21 Apr 2023, erinchien
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