■(TB) 'Northward Ho'
, R. 1990). Seedling# GG 82. TB, 37" (94 cm). Midseason bloom and rebloom (September in Virginia). Standards and falls. white ground, strawberry pink markings on edges; beards pale yellow. Seedling# P 14-Oct.: ( 'English Cottage'
x unknown) X 'Re-Treat'
. Avonbank 1991.
| From AIS Bulletin #280 January 1991 Introducing NORTHWARD 80-36" EM & RE (Sept. in VA). Sdlg. GG 82. Introduced for rugged hardiness and early rebloom. A pinkish brown on white plicata with good-sized flowers; only fair branching. A good parent, especially for difficult climates. (English Cottage sib X Re-Treat). $30.00. Avonbank Iris Gardens.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION
| 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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