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■(BB) 'Carol Ellen Ramsey'

2011, Murphy

'Carol Ellen Ramsey' (Don Murphy, R. 2011) Seedling #12. BB, 26 (66 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards pale lavender blended champagne yellow ground, champagne yellow more heavily infused at outer surfaces, lavender purple streaks, pronounced champagne rim; style arms outer edge champagne yellow, midrib and lip purple, lavender-white strip either side of midrib; falls pale lavender ground fading to white, streaked lavender-purple, pronounced champagne yellow rim and infusion into hafts; beards gold, blue purple at end; broken color pattern. 'Silverado' X 'Hotdogs and Mustard'. Comanche Acres 2011.

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Photo by Andi Rivarolaphoto by Comanche Acres Iris GardensIMG 4779


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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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IMG_4779.JPGJPG IMG_4779.JPG manage 952 K 20 Apr 2023 - 23:52 Main.erinchien  
carolellenramsey02.jpgjpg carolellenramsey02.jpg manage 46 K 17 Jun 2017 - 21:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Andi Rivarola
carolellenramsey1.jpgjpg carolellenramsey1.jpg manage 31 K 06 May 2013 - 17:13 TerryLaurin photo by Comanche Acres Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r8 - 21 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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