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■(TB) 'Eternal Prince'

1986, Nelson

'Eternal Prince' (John Nelson, R. 1986) TB, 37" (94 cm). Early midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards light lavender, deeper overlay and infusion of sandalwood from midrib; falls ruffled light lavender, sandalwood hafts and edge; creamy yellow beard. 'Sneak Preview' X 'Chartreuse Ruffles'. Pacific Coast Hybridizers 1986.

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EternalPrince01.jpgEternalPrince9.jpgEternalPrince by JanLauritzen.jpgEternalPrince by JanLauritzen 2.jpg


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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-- JanLauritzen - 2010-05-09
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
EternalPrince01.jpgjpg EternalPrince01.jpg manage 104 K 27 Feb 2017 - 23:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
EternalPrince9.jpgjpg EternalPrince9.jpg manage 57 K 26 Jan 2021 - 14:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
EternalPrince_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg EternalPrince_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 68 K 09 May 2010 - 20:34 Main.janlauritzen Taken in the shade my garden in Southern CA
EternalPrince_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg EternalPrince_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 71 K 09 May 2010 - 20:35 Main.janlauritzen Taken in the sun my garden in Southern CA
Topic revision: r12 - 26 Jan 2021, Harloiris
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