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■(TB) 'Alabanza'

2013, Spoon

'Alabanza' (Bryan Spoon, R. 2013) Seedling 2008-B6RE. TB, 30" (76 cm). Early midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards light pink (RHS 49D), centers mauve-pink (blend of 49D and 84D), closed; style arms light pink, peach midline, broad lavender-blue middle area; Falls violet-blue (84 A/B), lighter on edges, cream-white sunburst, darker violet-blue veins in hafts and shoulders, moderately wide, arched; beards solid tangerine (33B); ruffled; fluted; some bubble lacing; diamond dusted; pleasant grape fragrance. 'Love Goes On' X 'Twiggy'. Winterberry 2013.

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Awaiting original catalog description


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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-- BetsyHiggins - 2013-02-13
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
alabanaza02.jpgjpg alabanaza02.jpg manage 22 K 18 Jan 2016 - 16:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell-Iris Hills Farm
alabanza-jb.jpgjpg alabanza-jb.jpg manage 68 K 14 Feb 2013 - 13:54 Main.Harloiris photo Winterberry Iris
alabanza-jbbh.jpgjpg alabanza-jbbh.jpg manage 63 K 10 Dec 2016 - 15:47 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
alabanza01.jpgjpg alabanza01.jpg manage 20 K 09 Aug 2018 - 14:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Colin Campbell- Iris Hills Farm.
alabanza030.jpgjpg alabanza030.jpg manage 231 K 10 Apr 2023 - 15:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Iris Garden
alabanzadelane.jpgjpg alabanzadelane.jpg manage 133 K 08 Jan 2022 - 13:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
alabanzadelane1.jpgjpg alabanzadelane1.jpg manage 128 K 08 Jan 2022 - 13:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
alabanzadelane10.jpgjpg alabanzadelane10.jpg manage 124 K 08 Jan 2022 - 13:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
albanaz01.jpgjpg albanaz01.jpg manage 51 K 29 Apr 2015 - 23:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Larry Lauer-Lauer's Flowers
albanza02.jpgjpg albanza02.jpg manage 183 K 26 Jul 2020 - 01:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
albanza03.jpgjpg albanza03.jpg manage 189 K 30 Jul 2019 - 02:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
Topic revision: r16 - 10 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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