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■(IB) 'Carriwitched'

1993, Innerst

'Carriwitched' (Sterling Innerst, R. 1992). Seedling #3828-4. IB, height 19" (48 cm), Midseason bloom. White ground purple plicata; beards bluish, tipped bronze; slight fragrance. Seedling #2237-15: ( 'Burgundy Brown' x seedling #1655-1: ('Osage Buff' x 'Spinning Wheel')) X seedling #3529-1: ('Jeepers' x 'Muchacha'). Innerst 1993. Honorable Mention 1996.

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From AIS Bulletin #289 April 1993 Introducing CARRIWITCHED-Sdlg.3828-4: (2237-15, Progressive Attitude pollen parent X 3529-1: (Jeepers x Muchacha)). IB, 18", M. White ground trimmed purple. Excellent contrast purple is applied in short strokes rather than dots. 7 buds. $15.00. Sterling Innerst.


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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Carriwitched01.jpgjpg Carriwitched01.jpg manage 151 K 28 Oct 2016 - 03:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pilmore Gardens
Carriwitched5.jpgjpg Carriwitched5.jpg manage 54 K 10 Jan 2014 - 22:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Winterberry Gardens
Carriwitched8.JPGJPG Carriwitched8.JPG manage 87 K 21 Mar 2014 - 02:58 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
cariwitched-jb.jpgjpg cariwitched-jb.jpg manage 16 K 11 Jan 2013 - 01:48 Main.Harloiris photo by Chapman Iris
carriwitch4.JPGJPG carriwitch4.JPG manage 29 K 25 Feb 2013 - 18:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
carriwitched.JPGJPG carriwitched.JPG manage 72 K 14 Jan 2010 - 13:59 Main.avmoran  
carriwitched01.JPGJPG carriwitched01.JPG manage 98 K 25 Sep 2015 - 19:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pat Canter
carriwitched02.JPGJPG carriwitched02.JPG manage 78 K 26 Jun 2014 - 16:16 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
carriwitched03.JPGJPG carriwitched03.JPG manage 73 K 28 Sep 2015 - 01:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pat Canter
carriwitched04.JPGJPG carriwitched04.JPG manage 66 K 01 Oct 2015 - 14:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pat Canter
carriwitched05.jpgjpg carriwitched05.jpg manage 221 K 07 Mar 2016 - 14:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
carriwitched06.jpgjpg carriwitched06.jpg manage 83 K 22 Feb 2016 - 19:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kelways-United Kingdom
carriwitched1.JPGJPG carriwitched1.JPG manage 804 K 14 Dec 2017 - 14:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
carriwitched2.JPGJPG carriwitched2.JPG manage 742 K 14 Dec 2017 - 03:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
carriwitched3.JPGJPG carriwitched3.JPG manage 69 K 11 May 2017 - 15:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
carriwitched4.jpgjpg carriwitched4.jpg manage 25 K 04 Sep 2013 - 02:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hermit Medlars Walk
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