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■(TB) 'Floating Feather'

2017, Mego

'Floating Feather' (Anton Mego, R. 2016). Seedling AM-09/3888-14. TB, 41.5" (105 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards Dresden yellow, green at midribs; style arms yellow; falls pale violet-blue; beards yellow, violet-blue upturned flounces that mirror falls; slight spicy fragrance. 'Zlatovláska' X ''Silk Road'. Sutton 2017.

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From Sutton’s Iris Garden, 2017: FLOATING FEATHER (A. Mego ‘17) TB SA 40” E-M-L. Great new space age iris! Ruffled and serrated dresden yellow standards are lightly brushed green at the midribs. Pale violet blue falls have a slightly darker area extending down from the yellow beards. Large upturned flounces mirror the fall color even down to the nicely ruffled edges. Very tall stalks with 7 to 9 buds. Seedling AM-09/3888-14: Zlatovlaska X Silk Road..$50.


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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
FLOATINGFEATHER9.jpgjpg FLOATINGFEATHER9.jpg manage 215 K 31 Mar 2021 - 02:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
floatinffeather05.jpgjpg floatinffeather05.jpg manage 151 K 19 May 2020 - 11:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
floatingfeather.JPGJPG floatingfeather.JPG manage 175 K 03 Jun 2019 - 19:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
floatingfeather00.JPGJPG floatingfeather00.JPG manage 121 K 05 Jun 2021 - 14:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
floatingfeather01.jpgjpg floatingfeather01.jpg manage 164 K 09 May 2020 - 19:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
floatingfeather02.jpgjpg floatingfeather02.jpg manage 192 K 10 May 2020 - 02:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
floatingfeather03.jpgjpg floatingfeather03.jpg manage 199 K 12 May 2020 - 02:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
floatingfeather04.jpgjpg floatingfeather04.jpg manage 214 K 12 May 2020 - 11:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
floatingfeather1.jpgjpg floatingfeather1.jpg manage 723 K 24 Dec 2019 - 04:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
floatingfeather10.JPGJPG floatingfeather10.JPG manage 231 K 27 Jun 2022 - 01:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
floatingfeather8.jpgjpg floatingfeather8.jpg manage 146 K 08 Feb 2023 - 03:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
floatingfeather9.jpgjpg floatingfeather9.jpg manage 112 K 29 Jan 2023 - 16:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
floatingfeather90.JPGJPG floatingfeather90.JPG manage 163 K 09 Oct 2023 - 02:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
floatingfeather91.JPGJPG floatingfeather91.JPG manage 130 K 09 Oct 2023 - 02:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
floatingfeathertbmegosutton.jpgjpg floatingfeathertbmegosutton.jpg manage 149 K 12 Dec 2016 - 11:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sutton's Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r24 - 09 Oct 2023, TLaurin
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