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(TB) 'Klondyke Gold'

1941, Kirkland-Williams

'Klondyke Gold' (James Kirkland-Thomas A. Williams, R. 1941) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-4YD. 'Marvelous' x unknown. Vestal Iris Gardens 1941.

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Klondyke Gold Kirkland 1941.jpeg


From Western Iris Gardens catalog, 1948: KLONDYKE GOLD ( Kirkland, 1941). M. 34". Upright standards, slightly domed with very wide and flaring falls mark this deep pure yellow. It has excellent substance and finish in the flower. Attracts from great distance in garden. $1.50


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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Topic revision: r6 - 09 Nov 2021, Harloiris
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