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■(TB) 'Zesting Lemons'

2008, Ernst

'Zesting Lemons' (Richard Ernst, R. 2008) Seedling# W112-23. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards white, lemon yellow gilt; style arms white, yellow gilt crests; falls lemon yellow, blended white in center; beards tangerine; ruffled. 'Whispering Spirits' X 'Amarillo Frills'. Cooley 2008. Honorable Mention 2011. Award of Merit 2013.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
ZestingLemons01.jpgjpg ZestingLemons01.jpg manage 65 K 25 Apr 2015 - 02:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cooley's Iris Garden
ZestingLemons9.jpgjpg ZestingLemons9.jpg manage 218 K 12 Feb 2021 - 04:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris Oasis
Zesting_Lemons_KWW.jpgjpg Zesting_Lemons_KWW.jpg manage 57 K 22 Jan 2017 - 03:56 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; Miller's Manor Gardens; AIS 2015 Convention
Zesting_lemons_TB_Rick_Ernst_2008.jpgjpg Zesting_lemons_TB_Rick_Ernst_2008.jpg manage 71 K 19 Sep 2014 - 01:26 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
zesting01.jpgjpg zesting01.jpg manage 86 K 11 May 2015 - 03:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
zestinglemons.JPGJPG zestinglemons.JPG manage 42 K 22 Jul 2012 - 01:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-Aurora Borealis Iris Garden USDA z5a
zestinglemons01.jpgjpg zestinglemons01.jpg manage 65 K 07 Nov 2014 - 02:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
zestinglemons02.jpgjpg zestinglemons02.jpg manage 161 K 16 May 2017 - 14:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Janet Smith
zestinglemons04.jpgjpg zestinglemons04.jpg manage 110 K 23 Feb 2017 - 03:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
zestinglemons2.jpgjpg zestinglemons2.jpg manage 44 K 13 May 2013 - 14:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
zestinglemons5.JPGJPG zestinglemons5.JPG manage 70 K 07 Jan 2014 - 17:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt at 2013 Dallas Convention
zestinglemons6.jpgjpg zestinglemons6.jpg manage 127 K 25 Jun 2019 - 02:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
zestinglemons_jb.jpgjpg zestinglemons_jb.jpg manage 71 K 30 Oct 2013 - 17:31 Main.Harloiris photo Delane Langton, AIS Dallas 2013
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