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■(TB) 'Baby Duck'

2016, Kanarowski

'Baby Duck' (Douglas Kanarowski, R. 2016) Seedling 0439. TB, 43" (109 cm). Midseason to Late bloom. Standards light yellow, pink-peach center infusion, veined deeper pink-peach; style arms mid orange; falls peach-orange center becomes golden orange at edge, veined deeper wine-orange, deep wine dotting on distal edge; beard hairs based white, tips tangerine; moderate ruffling; slight sweet fragrance. 0240: (060: ('Caption' x 'Calypso Bay') x 'Starring') X 'Mexican Holiday'. Mariposa 2016. Honorable Mention 2018; Award of Merit 2021.

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Baby DuckPhoto by Douglas Kanarowski-Mariposa IrisPhoto by Douglas Kanarowski-Mariposa IrisPhoto by Douglas Kanarowski-Mariposa IrisPhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Burgard Iris Farm


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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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
baby_duck_2.jpgjpg baby_duck_2.jpg manage 272 K 21 Nov 2019 - 00:38 Main.Elladan Baby Duck
babyduck01.JPGJPG babyduck01.JPG manage 251 K 22 Dec 2015 - 14:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Douglas Kanarowski-Mariposa Iris
babyduck02.JPGJPG babyduck02.JPG manage 626 K 22 Dec 2015 - 14:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Douglas Kanarowski-Mariposa Iris
babyduck3.jpgjpg babyduck3.jpg manage 101 K 14 May 2016 - 19:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Douglas Kanarowski-Mariposa Iris
babyduck4.jpgjpg babyduck4.jpg manage 135 K 27 Jun 2019 - 02:37 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
babyduck9.jpgjpg babyduck9.jpg manage 152 K 24 Feb 2021 - 03:22 TerryLaurin Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
Topic revision: r13 - 11 Jun 2024, AlainFranco
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