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■(TB) 'Many Moons'

1967, Wright

'Many Moons' (Horace Wright, R. 1967). Seedling# 6130. TB re, 32" (81 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom. Color Class-Y1P, Cream-white self with purple midrib on falls. 'Lady Moon' X 'Gibson Girl'. Hall 1967.

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From AIS Bulletin #186 July 1967 Introducing MANY MOONS-(H. Wright-1967) M & Re, 32" (Lady Moon X Gibson Girl). A large broad cream-white iris with a purple midrib on the falls. It usually reblooms in Sept. Net $10.00. Hall's Flower Garden.
 
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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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