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■(TB) 'Storm Rider'

2013, Tasco

'Storm Rider' (Richard Tasco, R. 2013) Seedling# 06-TB-27-04. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards dark shiny plum-purple (RHS 83A), black-purple highlights toward edge; style arms plum-purple, light bronze edges, fringed crest; falls velvety dark burgundy-black, faint tan veins near beard; beards dark red squirrel-brown (166B), slightly darker at ends; lightly ruffled. 'Black Magic Woman' X 'Drama Queen'. Superstition 2013. Honorable Mention 2016, Award of Merit 2018.

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Photo by Superstition Iris GardensPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo By Steve SayersPhoto by Iris City GardensPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Larry Lauer-LauerPhoto by Napa Country Iris GardenPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardenPhoto by South Jersey Iris.Photo by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain IrisPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by IRIS 4 UPhoto by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis GardenPhoto by Iris Oasis


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
STORMRIDER01.jpgjpg STORMRIDER01.jpg manage 711 K 12 Dec 2016 - 22:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
StormRider03.JPGJPG StormRider03.JPG manage 143 K 01 Sep 2016 - 12:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
StormRider04.JPGJPG StormRider04.JPG manage 135 K 01 Sep 2016 - 12:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
StormRider1.JPGJPG StormRider1.JPG manage 51 K 16 Apr 2016 - 12:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
StormRider2.jpgjpg StormRider2.jpg manage 64 K 10 Sep 2018 - 20:27 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris.
StormRider6.jpgjpg StormRider6.jpg manage 230 K 25 Dec 2017 - 14:59 TerryLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U
StormRider9.jpgjpg StormRider9.jpg manage 226 K 12 Feb 2021 - 02:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris Oasis
stormrider.jpgjpg stormrider.jpg manage 63 K 20 May 2013 - 01:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
stormrider01.JPGJPG stormrider01.JPG manage 43 K 06 Sep 2014 - 21:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
stormrider02.jpgjpg stormrider02.jpg manage 73 K 05 Dec 2014 - 12:43 TerryLaurin Photo By Steve Sayers
stormrider03.jpgjpg stormrider03.jpg manage 53 K 28 Jan 2016 - 15:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris City Gardens
stormrider04.JPGJPG stormrider04.JPG manage 62 K 26 May 2017 - 22:02 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
stormrider05.JPGJPG stormrider05.JPG manage 72 K 06 Jun 2017 - 14:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
stormrider06.JPGJPG stormrider06.JPG manage 183 K 27 May 2019 - 01:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
stormrider1.jpgjpg stormrider1.jpg manage 57 K 01 Apr 2016 - 21:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Larry Lauer-Lauer's Flowers
stormrider2.jpgjpg stormrider2.jpg manage 102 K 05 Apr 2016 - 14:27 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
stormrider3.jpgjpg stormrider3.jpg manage 688 K 05 Jan 2016 - 23:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
stormrider4.jpgjpg stormrider4.jpg manage 145 K 15 Apr 2016 - 20:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Howard Dash-Picacho Mountain Iris
stormrider5.JPGJPG stormrider5.JPG manage 57 K 01 Jun 2017 - 19:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
stormrider7.jpgjpg stormrider7.jpg manage 215 K 30 Jul 2019 - 03:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst-Fleur De Lis Garden
Topic revision: r31 - 23 Nov 2022, TerryLaurin
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