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■(IB) 'Langport Curlew'


'Langport Curlew' (Kelway & Son, introduced but not registered)

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From Kelways 2004 website "Langport Curlew Creamy standards and coffee cream falls with red striation. Bright golden beards. A perennially popular iris which is particularly free flowering. Large imagePrice: £4.00"


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
LangportCurlewSG.jpgjpg LangportCurlewSG.jpg manage 75 K 14 Dec 2011 - 15:36 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
LangportCurlewSG1.JPGJPG LangportCurlewSG1.JPG manage 194 K 06 Feb 2024 - 13:59 UnknownUser Photo by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
Topic revision: r9 - 12 Jun 2024, BrewItt
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