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■(TB) 'Eagle's Spirit'

2004, Sutton

'Eagle's Spirit' (George Sutton, R. 2003). Seedling. J-75. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom and re-bloom. Standards and style arms bluebird blue (RHS 94A), Standards edge lighter; falls butterfly blue (near 106C), center washed bluebird blue, dark blue 1/4" wide line 3/4 way down; beards bluebird blue, bluebird blue horn; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Pacific Destiny' X seedling G-32: ('Honky Tonk Blues' x 'Dauber's Delight'). Sutton 2004.

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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 - 2010-12-06
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
EaglesSpiritBJ.jpgjpg EaglesSpiritBJ.jpg manage 80 K 07 Feb 2012 - 22:41 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
EaglesSpirit_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg EaglesSpirit_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 75 K 27 Jan 2012 - 02:46 Main.janlauritzen taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006
eaglesspirit01.jpgjpg eaglesspirit01.jpg manage 57 K 05 Jan 2015 - 21:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
eaglesspirit02.jpgjpg eaglesspirit02.jpg manage 163 K 22 Mar 2016 - 21:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
eaglesspirit3.jpgjpg eaglesspirit3.jpg manage 70 K 08 Nov 2013 - 16:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r13 - 23 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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