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■(PCN) 'Skara Brae'

2018, Remare

'Skara Brae' (Philip W. Remare, R. 2016). Seedling# PCN-1. CA, 16" (41 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards sunflower (M&P 9-L-4/5) ground, slight heather (45-JK-1) central flush, cedarwood (6-G-10) veining paling toward edge; style arms popcorn (9-J-3); falls small off white area deep in throat, veined and shaded french lilac (44-H-7) transitioning to english violet (44-K-9) to heather, continuing as cedarwood veining and flush paling toward narrow sunflower (9-L-5) edge; seed from Stan Lott. Parentage unknown. Leonine Iris 2018.

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skara brae pci remare 2016 atkeppels 2017a sm.jpgskara brae pci remare 2016 atkeppels 2017b sm.jpgskarabrae01.jpgskarabrae9.JPG


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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some PCN cultivars may tolerate colder, others may tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10. Naturally they occur within 50 miles or less of the Pacific Coast)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer tolerant of poor soils.

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skara_brae_pci_remare_2016_atkeppels_2017a_sm.jpgjpg skara_brae_pci_remare_2016_atkeppels_2017a_sm.jpg manage 267 K 26 Feb 2018 - 18:38 PhyllisAWilburn  
skara_brae_pci_remare_2016_atkeppels_2017b_sm.jpgjpg skara_brae_pci_remare_2016_atkeppels_2017b_sm.jpg manage 171 K 26 Feb 2018 - 18:37 PhyllisAWilburn At Keppels Garden
skarabrae01.jpgjpg skarabrae01.jpg manage 154 K 15 May 2017 - 02:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel-Keith Keppel Irises
skarabrae9.JPGJPG skarabrae9.JPG manage 277 K 02 Aug 2022 - 01:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Kate Brewitt-taken at 2015 Siberian/Species Convention
Topic revision: r8 - 03 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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