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■(TB) 'Carl And Sissy'

2002, Black

'Carl And Sissy' ( Paul Black, R. 2002). Seedling# C81A. TB, 46" (117 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards pale pearly violet blue; style arms same, rib orchid; falls rosy violet, subdued silvery blue violet edge, slight blue haze below beard, few white haft veins; beards root beer, base white; ruffled, lightly laced; slight musky fragrance. 91123D: ('Mellow Magic' x 'Born Beautiful') X seedling# A10G: ('Enchanting' x 'Ruth Black'). Mid-America 2002. Honorable Mention 2004; Award of Merit 2007.

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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

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
CARLANDSISSY01.jpgjpg CARLANDSISSY01.jpg manage 192 K 09 Jul 2017 - 03:03 UnknownUser Photo by Alla Chernoguz-Ukraine
CARLANDSISSY8.jpgjpg CARLANDSISSY8.jpg manage 75 K 21 Nov 2013 - 17:49 UnknownUser Photo by Augusto Bianco-biancoiride-Gabiano-Italy
CarlAndSissy.jpgjpg CarlAndSissy.jpg manage 46 K 30 Oct 2010 - 15:08 Main.Betsy881 Taken at the AIS 2005 Natiional in St. Louis, MO
CarlAndSissyBJ.jpgjpg CarlAndSissyBJ.jpg manage 81 K 02 Feb 2012 - 17:54 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
CarlSissy01.jpgjpg CarlSissy01.jpg manage 25 K 19 Jul 2017 - 20:07 UnknownUser Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
CarlandSissy04.JPGJPG CarlandSissy04.JPG manage 123 K 21 Jul 2015 - 02:35 UnknownUser Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
CarlandSissy06.jpgjpg CarlandSissy06.jpg manage 58 K 19 Apr 2014 - 20:01 UnknownUser Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
IMG_9810-X2_carl_and_sissy.jpgjpg IMG_9810-X2_carl_and_sissy.jpg manage 281 K 21 Feb 2016 - 08:49 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
calandsissy01.jpgjpg calandsissy01.jpg manage 70 K 27 Aug 2014 - 18:32 UnknownUser Photo by Jeanette Graham
carl_and_sissy_r2.jpgjpg carl_and_sissy_r2.jpg manage 73 K 15 Jan 2010 - 17:26 Main.ulysse07 photo taken in my garden in France in May 2009 , zone 6B
carlandsissy02.jpgjpg carlandsissy02.jpg manage 137 K 10 Jan 2015 - 16:45 UnknownUser Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
carlandsissy10.jpgjpg carlandsissy10.jpg manage 75 K 21 Mar 2014 - 03:15 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
carlandsissy4.jpgjpg carlandsissy4.jpg manage 20 K 15 Aug 2013 - 21:32 UnknownUser Photo by Burgard Iris Farm
carlandsissy5.jpgjpg carlandsissy5.jpg manage 34 K 05 Oct 2013 - 21:54 UnknownUser Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
carlandsissy6.jpgjpg carlandsissy6.jpg manage 66 K 12 Oct 2013 - 16:30 UnknownUser Photo by Alla Chernoguz-Ukraine
carlandsissy7.jpgjpg carlandsissy7.jpg manage 76 K 07 Nov 2013 - 20:53 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
carlandsissy9.JPGJPG carlandsissy9.JPG manage 55 K 28 Jan 2014 - 16:36 UnknownUser Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
carlandssaay03.JPGJPG carlandssaay03.JPG manage 275 K 23 Feb 2022 - 03:47 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
carlandssaay030.JPGJPG carlandssaay030.JPG manage 315 K 23 Feb 2022 - 03:47 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
carlandssaay031.JPGJPG carlandssaay031.JPG manage 331 K 23 Feb 2022 - 03:47 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
carlandssaay032.JPGJPG carlandssaay032.JPG manage 323 K 23 Feb 2022 - 03:47 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
carlandssaay033.JPGJPG carlandssaay033.JPG manage 204 K 23 Feb 2022 - 03:48 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
carlandssaay034.JPGJPG carlandssaay034.JPG manage 188 K 23 Feb 2022 - 03:48 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Topic revision: r32 - 22 Mar 2023, TLaurin
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