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■(IB) 'Body Painting'

2014, Black

'Body Painting' (Paul Black, R. 2013) Seedling S240C. IB, 25" (64 cm)., Early to midseason bloom. Standards pale pink flushed light orchid; style arms mid peach-pink; falls light pink, mid mauve wash and veining over haft, dark fuchsia wash, heavier in center to narrow cream rim; beards dark coral-orange; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Musician' X 'Love Spell'. Mid-America 2014. Honorable Mention 2017; Award of Merit 2021.

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Photo by Ken Walker; Mid-America Garden, Brooks, OR; AIS 2015 ConventionPhoto by ElladanPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by South Jersey IrisPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris SocietyPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Paul BlackPhoto by Paul Black-Mid-America GardenPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,CanadaPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,CanadaPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,CanadaPhoto by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,CanadaPhoto by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-CanadaPhoto by Trails End Iris Gardens

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2014: BODY PAINTING (Black ‘14) IB Early-Midseason 25” (63cm). Brightly colored clumps can’t be ignored. Strong, easy grower. Sdlg. S240C: Musician X Love Spell. $25.00.
 
 


Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BODYPAINTING01.jpgjpg BODYPAINTING01.jpg manage 365 K 23 Feb 2018 - 21:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
BODYPAINTING02.JPGJPG BODYPAINTING02.JPG manage 116 K 16 Oct 2019 - 02:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
BodyPainting01.jpgjpg BodyPainting01.jpg manage 25 K 29 Aug 2017 - 15:59 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
BodyPainting9.jpgjpg BodyPainting9.jpg manage 52 K 12 Jan 2023 - 16:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Trails End Iris Gardens
Body_Painting.jpgjpg Body_Painting.jpg manage 53 K 28 Dec 2016 - 20:16 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; Mid-America Garden, Brooks, OR; AIS 2015 Convention
body_painting_em.jpgjpg body_painting_em.jpg manage 69 K 09 Dec 2019 - 23:36 Main.Elladan Photo by Elladan
bodypainting01.JPGJPG bodypainting01.JPG manage 174 K 05 May 2016 - 22:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
bodypainting02.jpgjpg bodypainting02.jpg manage 74 K 20 Nov 2015 - 04:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
bodypainting03.JPGJPG bodypainting03.JPG manage 137 K 17 May 2018 - 18:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
bodypainting04.JPGJPG bodypainting04.JPG manage 152 K 01 Jun 2018 - 19:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
bodypainting1.JPGJPG bodypainting1.JPG manage 697 K 13 Feb 2016 - 13:41 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black
bodypainting11.jpegjpeg bodypainting11.jpeg manage 213 K 09 Mar 2021 - 14:51 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
bodypainting2.JPGJPG bodypainting2.JPG manage 156 K 11 May 2016 - 21:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
bodypainting3.jpgjpg bodypainting3.jpg manage 224 K 05 Jun 2017 - 20:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
bodypainting4.jpgjpg bodypainting4.jpg manage 163 K 05 Jun 2018 - 22:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
bodypainting5.jpgjpg bodypainting5.jpg manage 229 K 15 Jun 2019 - 02:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
bodypainting50.JPGJPG bodypainting50.JPG manage 193 K 19 Jun 2022 - 01:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara-Jean Jackson-Manitoba,Canada
bodypainting7.JPGJPG bodypainting7.JPG manage 206 K 27 May 2024 - 02:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-Canada
Topic revision: r29 - 27 May 2024, TerryLaurin
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