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■(TB) 'Eggnog'

1990, Byers

'Eggnog' (Monty Byers, R. 1989). Seedling F11-100. TB, height 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom. Heavily ruffled golden yellow infused toasted butterscotch, heavier infusion at edge, cinnamon speckles on hafts, small violet white flash below marigold beard. 'Grace Thomas' X 'Designer Gown'. Moonshine Gardens 1990.

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From AIS Bulletin #277 April 1990 Introducing EGGNOG-TB. Grace Thomas X Designer Gown. Golden butterscotch. A very nice, very ruffled rebloomer. $35.00. Moonshine Gardens.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Eggnog01.JPGJPG Eggnog01.JPG manage 69 K 11 Dec 2014 - 20:20 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Eggnog02.JPGJPG Eggnog02.JPG manage 86 K 15 Aug 2021 - 12:15 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Eggnog03.JPGJPG Eggnog03.JPG manage 109 K 06 Dec 2016 - 15:06 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
Eggnog04.JPGJPG Eggnog04.JPG manage 137 K 06 Dec 2016 - 15:04 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
EggnogBHI.jpgjpg EggnogBHI.jpg manage 71 K 18 Apr 2012 - 17:42 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
EggnogBJ.jpgjpg EggnogBJ.jpg manage 61 K 07 Feb 2012 - 23:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
EggnogEI.jpgjpg EggnogEI.jpg manage 36 K 11 Dec 2012 - 20:23 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
EggnogNN.jpgjpg EggnogNN.jpg manage 25 K 06 Nov 2011 - 20:46 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
EggnogSC.jpgjpg EggnogSC.jpg manage 45 K 25 Oct 2011 - 18:43 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Stoney Creek Iris
eggnog01.jpgjpg eggnog01.jpg manage 65 K 08 Jun 2015 - 13:45 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
eggnog02.jpgjpg eggnog02.jpg manage 189 K 31 Oct 2017 - 16:04 UnknownUser Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
eggnog09.jpgjpg eggnog09.jpg manage 137 K 15 Jan 2020 - 15:40 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
eggnog1.jpgjpg eggnog1.jpg manage 151 K 11 Dec 2019 - 16:17 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
eggnog2.jpgjpg eggnog2.jpg manage 184 K 11 Dec 2019 - 16:31 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
eggnog3.jpgjpg eggnog3.jpg manage 170 K 16 Dec 2019 - 15:01 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
eggnog4.jpgjpg eggnog4.jpg manage 149 K 15 Jan 2020 - 15:18 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
eggnog5.jpgjpg eggnog5.jpg manage 150 K 15 Jan 2020 - 15:38 UnknownUser Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
eggnog6.jpgjpg eggnog6.jpg manage 64 K 10 Sep 2013 - 14:45 UnknownUser Photo by Matilija Nursery
eggnog7.jpgjpg eggnog7.jpg manage 58 K 08 Nov 2013 - 16:21 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
eggnog9.jpgjpg eggnog9.jpg manage 66 K 21 Mar 2021 - 14:56 UnknownUser Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
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