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■(TB) 'Skywalker'

1996, Schreiner

'Skywalker' (Schreiners, R. 1996). Seedling# AA 88-B. TB, height 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards azure blue (RHS 97D), streaked creamy white; style arms azure blue wash; falls medium blue (96D) streaked azure blue, with creamy white band; beards light blue, yellow in throat, base yellow; heavily ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Altruist' X 'Honky Tonk Blues'. Schreiner 1996.

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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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Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Skywalker TB Schreiners 1996.jpgjpg Skywalker TB Schreiners 1996.jpg manage 531 K 10 Mar 2021 - 20:41 Main.georgebacon George Bacon - Breezeway Iris Garden
Skywalker01.jpgjpg Skywalker01.jpg manage 47 K 30 Mar 2015 - 21:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
SkywalkerIG.jpgjpg SkywalkerIG.jpg manage 24 K 30 Nov 2011 - 14:34 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Irisgal
SkywalkerNN.jpgjpg SkywalkerNN.jpg manage 37 K 10 Nov 2011 - 20:42 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Skywalker_104.jpgjpg Skywalker_104.jpg manage 23 K 18 Mar 2012 - 10:46 Main.iris.ua Skywalker
Skywalker_104_0.jpgjpg Skywalker_104_0.jpg manage 51 K 18 Mar 2012 - 10:46 Main.iris.ua Skywalker
sky20walker09SPI.jpgjpg sky20walker09SPI.jpg manage 56 K 08 Apr 2010 - 15:39 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
skywalker01.jpgjpg skywalker01.jpg manage 82 K 28 Jun 2015 - 02:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
skywalker02.jpgjpg skywalker02.jpg manage 175 K 03 Feb 2017 - 02:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Breezeway Iris Garden
skywalker03.jpgjpg skywalker03.jpg manage 141 K 20 Mar 2017 - 15:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
skywalker10.jpgjpg skywalker10.jpg manage 66 K 15 Nov 2013 - 00:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
skywalker1469.jpgjpg skywalker1469.jpg manage 72 K 20 Jan 2010 - 16:16 Main.mshadow Skywalker by Marilyn Campbell
skywalker6.jpgjpg skywalker6.jpg manage 201 K 07 Feb 2020 - 14:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
skywalker7.jpgjpg skywalker7.jpg manage 244 K 02 Dec 2017 - 12:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-France
skywalker8.jpgjpg skywalker8.jpg manage 45 K 09 Apr 2013 - 15:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
skywalker9.jpgjpg skywalker9.jpg manage 70 K 14 Jul 2013 - 15:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r26 - 11 Mar 2021, Harloiris
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