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■(TB) 'Gardenlite'

1991, Dunn

'Gardenlite' (Mary Dunn, R. 1990). Seedling# M84-867-1. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled and lightly laced bright golden yellow; beards deep yellow. 'Catalyst' X seedling# M77-619-7: (('Kingdom' x 'On Target') x 'Prosperity') x 'Sun City'). MAD Iris 1991.

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From AIS Bulletin #281 April 1991 Introducing GARDENLITE-Glowing golden yellow. A yellow self with self beards. Ruffled and lightly laced. Wide form and heavy substance. Well branched with many flowers. Extremely bright here, 35". Involving Catalyst, Kingdom, On Target, Prosperity, Sun City. $35.00. M.A.D. Iris Garden.


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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