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■(TB) 'Anne Leslie'

1917, Sturtevant

'Anne Leslie' ( Grace Sturtevant, R. 1917). TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-W9. ( 'Dr. Bernice' X unknown). Honorable Mention (Massachusetts Horticultural Society) 1916.

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From Glen Road Iris Garden catalog, 1920: ANNE LESLIE— The standards are white, with the faintest flush of rose on the upper half; the falls are rich Dahlia Carmine enlivened by an orange beard. A thoroly good amoena, unusual in color. 27 in. H. M. 1915. $2.50
From H. P. Simpson catalog, 1922: Anne Leslie (Sturtevant, 1918). S. white with the finest flush of rose ; F. rich carmine. Said to be richer than the similar French variety “Dalila.” Beautiful bloom and a good grower. 24 inch. Starred variety. Price $1.50 and $2.00.
See John C. Wister Collection, Scott Arboretum Archives, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Wister%20Iris%20063%20--%20Anne%20Leslie.jpg


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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-- Main.RPries - 2010-11-10
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
AnneLeslieHIPS.jpgjpg AnneLeslieHIPS.jpg manage 28 K 17 Feb 2012 - 00:31 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mike Unser
AnneLeslieRT.jpgjpg AnneLeslieRT.jpg manage 31 K 22 Jan 2012 - 14:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
Anne_Leslie.jpgjpg Anne_Leslie.jpg manage 28 K 10 Nov 2010 - 19:19 UnknownUser Curtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
anne-leslie1-11.jpgjpg anne-leslie1-11.jpg manage 38 K 27 Nov 2015 - 04:46 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
anne-leslie1-21.jpgjpg anne-leslie1-21.jpg manage 121 K 04 Jul 2021 - 17:18 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
anne-leslie2-11.jpgjpg anne-leslie2-11.jpg manage 38 K 27 Nov 2015 - 04:46 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
anne-leslie2-21.jpgjpg anne-leslie2-21.jpg manage 351 K 04 Jul 2021 - 17:19 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
anne-leslie6-21.jpgjpg anne-leslie6-21.jpg manage 280 K 04 Jul 2021 - 17:19 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
anneleslie5.JPGJPG anneleslie5.JPG manage 248 K 11 May 2023 - 20:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
anneleslie50.jpgjpg anneleslie50.jpg manage 241 K 11 May 2023 - 20:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
anneleslie9.JPGJPG anneleslie9.JPG manage 77 K 10 Aug 2021 - 15:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
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