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■(TB) 'Rags To Riches'

2013, Painter

'Rags To Riches' (John Painter, R. 2013). Seedling# J05-48A. TB, 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards beige-pink, heavily infused purple central area; style arms beige-pink, tinted purple; falls deep red-purple, prominent white haft lines; beards coral-pink; slight sweet fragrance; laced. 'High Emotion' X Louisa's Song'. Napa Country 2013. Honorable Mention 2017.

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Photo by NolaPhoto by NolaPhoto by Napa Country Iris Gardens


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.

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Rags-to-Riches9.jpgjpg Rags-to-Riches9.jpg manage 83 K 04 Nov 2021 - 03:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Rags-to-Riches90.jpgjpg Rags-to-Riches90.jpg manage 101 K 04 Nov 2021 - 03:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
RagsToRiches01.jpgjpg RagsToRiches01.jpg manage 85 K 18 Jul 2013 - 01:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r12 - 04 Nov 2021, Harloiris
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