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(TB) 'Ardent Arlene'

2013, Murphy

'Ardent Arlene' (Don Murphy, R. 2013)-Seedling #1. 34". Early midseason bloom. Standards and style arms pale lavender, near white; Falls lavender, streaked medium and dark purple, purple haft lines; beards orange rosy-pink; broken color pattern in falls. 'Maria Tormena' X 'Air Up There'. Comanche Acres 2013.

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Comanche Acres Iris GardensPhoto by Don Murphy


Awaiting original catalog description


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 - 21 Apr 2019


-- BetsyHiggins - 2013-03-06
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
ardentarlene1.jpgjpg ardentarlene1.jpg manage 32 K 08 Mar 2013 - 00:43 TerryLaurin Comanche Acres Iris Gardens
ardentarlene5.JPGJPG ardentarlene5.JPG manage 135 K 22 Feb 2024 - 20:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Don Murphy
Topic revision: r9 - 22 Feb 2024, TerryLaurin
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