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■(TB) 'Mystic Lover'

2000, Sutton

'Mystic Lover' (George Sutton, R. 1999). Seedling G-108. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards white, trace of violet (RHS 86) on midrib; style arms pale violet; falls dark violet (93A); beards bronze, violet base, short dark violet horn; slight sweet fragrance. Seedling F-39: ('Mystique' x 'Sky Hooks') X seedling F-64: ('Antigua Soleil' x 'Egyptian'). Sutton 2000.

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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
Mystic-LoverN.jpgjpg Mystic-LoverN.jpg manage 34 K 23 Oct 2011 - 14:29 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
mysticlover3.jpgjpg mysticlover3.jpg manage 20 K 16 Aug 2013 - 19:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
mysticlover4.jpgjpg mysticlover4.jpg manage 60 K 12 Nov 2013 - 13:09 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r17 - 26 Mar 2023, TerryLaurin
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