■(TB) 'Solid Mahogany'
, R.1943). Seedling# 41-23. TB. Late bloom. Color Class-R4D. 'City Of Lincoln'
X seedling# 38-13. High Commendation 1943; Honorable Mention 1947.
| From Sass catalog, 1948: SOLID MAHOGANY (Jacob Sass, 1944)- A bronzy red-purple self. S. Victoria Lake. F. Velvety Burnt Lake. Large flower, 36-inch stem. $7.50
| SOLID MAHOGANY (J. Sass)-A beautifully formed deep new red that has no haft markings to speak of. Quite smooth, indeed. Certainly an iris worth having. [Clifford W. Benson (Mo.), “Varietal Comments,” The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 110 (July 1948): 96.]
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.
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Here
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