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■(TB) 'Spiral Galaxy'

2014, Ghio

'Spiral Galaxy' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2013). Seedling# 07-6A. TB, 35" (89 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards cream-gold at base, gold veins to petal edges; falls bright gold, winewood lines and speckles to dotted distal edge; beards yellow. 'Smart Money' X seedling# 02-100Z6: (seedling# 00-54lt, 'Magic Happens' sibling x 'New Day Dawning'). Bay View 2014. Honorable Mention 2016, Award of Merit 2018.

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Photo by NolaPhoto by NolaPhoto by Mid-America GardenPhoto by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS ConventionPhoto by Larry Lauer-LauerSPIRAL GALAXY (Ghio 2014) (2)SPIRAL GALAXY 1 TBSPIRAL GALAXY 2 TBPhoto by Joe Ghio-Bay View GardensPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis GardenPhoto by Burgard Iris FarmPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Smokin Heights-AustraliaPhoto by Michaela LangoPhoto by Michaela LangoPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
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From Bay View catalog, 2014: SPIRAL GALAXY, 35 inches, EML. Swirling in eternity is this unique origination. Standards are light cream with gold base that veins into the rest of the petal. Falls are bright gold with winewood lines and speckles to the dotted distal edge. Yellow beards with as many as 14 buds and branching that will leave judges salivating. Serrated and ruffled edges. No.07-6A: Smart Money X 02-100Z6: (00-54lt, Magic Happens sib x New Day Dawning). $50.00
 

Culture

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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
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SPIRAL_GALAXY_(Ghio_2014)_(2).JPGJPG SPIRAL_GALAXY_(Ghio_2014)_(2).JPG manage 753 K 15 Aug 2016 - 22:57 PerryDyer  
SPIRAL_GALAXY_1_TB.JPGJPG SPIRAL_GALAXY_1_TB.JPG manage 128 K 14 Mar 2015 - 16:53 EileenRoark  
SPIRAL_GALAXY_2_TB.JPGJPG SPIRAL_GALAXY_2_TB.JPG manage 135 K 14 Mar 2015 - 17:00 EileenRoark  
Spiral-Galaxy9.jpgjpg Spiral-Galaxy9.jpg manage 74 K 06 Nov 2021 - 01:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Spiral-Galaxy90.jpgjpg Spiral-Galaxy90.jpg manage 42 K 06 Nov 2021 - 01:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
spiral01.jpgjpg spiral01.jpg manage 55 K 21 Apr 2015 - 15:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
spiral02.jpgjpg spiral02.jpg manage 92 K 02 Aug 2015 - 03:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Carl Boro taken at 2015 AIS Convention
spiral1.jpgjpg spiral1.jpg manage 50 K 01 Apr 2016 - 21:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Larry Lauer-Lauer's Flowers
spiralgalaxy01.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy01.jpg manage 149 K 23 Jan 2019 - 20:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Joe Ghio-Bay View Gardens
spiralgalaxy05.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy05.jpg manage 216 K 30 Jul 2019 - 03:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
spiralgalaxy09.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy09.jpg manage 198 K 24 Feb 2021 - 14:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
spiralgalaxy1.JPGJPG spiralgalaxy1.JPG manage 143 K 02 May 2016 - 14:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
spiralgalaxy2.JPGJPG spiralgalaxy2.JPG manage 150 K 04 May 2016 - 03:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
spiralgalaxy4.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy4.jpg manage 142 K 19 Jan 2023 - 13:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
spiralgalaxy40.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy40.jpg manage 147 K 22 Jan 2023 - 15:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
spiralgalaxy41.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy41.jpg manage 136 K 04 Mar 2023 - 14:39 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
spiralgalaxy42.JPGJPG spiralgalaxy42.JPG manage 134 K 01 Sep 2023 - 02:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
spiralgalaxy5.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy5.jpg manage 173 K 24 Oct 2022 - 21:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Michaela Lango
spiralgalaxy50.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy50.jpg manage 144 K 26 Oct 2022 - 01:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Michaela Lango
spiralgalaxy6.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy6.jpg manage 143 K 24 Apr 2018 - 02:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
spiralgalaxy8.JPGJPG spiralgalaxy8.JPG manage 262 K 26 Dec 2020 - 14:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
spiralgalaxy81.JPGJPG spiralgalaxy81.JPG manage 263 K 26 Dec 2020 - 15:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
spiralgalaxy82.JPGJPG spiralgalaxy82.JPG manage 297 K 26 Dec 2020 - 15:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
spiralgalaxy83.JPGJPG spiralgalaxy83.JPG manage 223 K 26 Dec 2020 - 15:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
spiralgalaxy9.jpgjpg spiralgalaxy9.jpg manage 627 K 10 Jan 2020 - 16:37 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r31 - 01 Sep 2023, TerryLaurin
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