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■(TB) 'Home Sweet Home'

2008, Spoon

'Home Sweet Home' (Donald Spoon, R. 2007). Seedling# 99-377BL. TB, 35" (89 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Sky blue self with darker veins and short white spike below yellow beards (RHS 97C); ruffled and flared. 'Sky And Sun' X 'Stately Art'. Winterberry 2008.

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Home Sweet Home TB Donald Spoon 2008.jpghomesweethome-jb.jpgHomeSweetHome by JanLauritzen.jpg


From AIS Bulletin #349 April 2008 Introducing Home Sweet Home (D. Spoon). Sdlg. 99-377BL. TB, 35" (89 cm), ML. Sky blue self with darker veins and short white spike below yellow beards (RHS 7C); ruffled and flared. Sky and Sun X Stately Art. $35. Winterberry 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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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Home Sweet Home TB Donald Spoon 2008.jpgjpg Home Sweet Home TB Donald Spoon 2008.jpg manage 338 K 15 Mar 2021 - 20:09 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
HomeSweetHome_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg HomeSweetHome_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 71 K 27 Jun 2010 - 20:30 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2010 Convention in Madison, WI
homesweethome-jb.jpgjpg homesweethome-jb.jpg manage 71 K 26 Feb 2013 - 14:38 Main.Harloiris photo by Winterberry Iris
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