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■(TB) 'Mauna Loa Fire'

2001, Rogers

'Mauna Loa Fire' (Francis Rogers, R. 2000). Seedling C-414-AB. TB, 30" (76 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards orange brown (RHS 165B); style arms greyed orange (167B); falls chinese yellow (20B) ground, greyed red (178A) striping, 3/4" more solid area at bottom; beards burnt orange (31A); slight sweet fragrance. 'Voleur De Feu' X 'Throb'. Meadowbrook 2001.

See below:

George Bacon - Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto taken at F. and R. RogersPhoto by irislover.blogspotMauna Loa Fire, Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by The Shady Spot


Awaiting original catalog description.


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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Mauna Loa Fire TB Francis  Rogers 2001.jpgjpg Mauna Loa Fire TB Francis Rogers 2001.jpg manage 586 K 20 Mar 2021 - 15:39 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
MaunaLoaFire01.JPGJPG MaunaLoaFire01.JPG manage 182 K 08 Dec 2016 - 03:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
Mauna_Loa_Fire4x6_ais.jpgjpg Mauna_Loa_Fire4x6_ais.jpg manage 73 K 10 Jul 2013 - 04:48 JoyceDianeWilcox Photo taken at F. and R. Rogers' Meadowbrook Gardens
Mauna_Loa_Fire_2000_Tb.JPGJPG Mauna_Loa_Fire_2000_Tb.JPG manage 43 K 16 Dec 2011 - 12:44 AlainFranco Photo by irislover.blogspot
Mauna_Loa_Fire_Tb_Francis_Rogers_2001.jpgjpg Mauna_Loa_Fire_Tb_Francis_Rogers_2001.jpg manage 66 K 18 Sep 2014 - 02:07 Main.georgebacon Mauna Loa Fire, Breezeway Iris Garden
maunaloafire01.jpgjpg maunaloafire01.jpg manage 204 K 26 Apr 2017 - 03:09 TerryLaurin Photo by The Shady Spot
Topic revision: r20 - 25 Nov 2022, TerryLaurin
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