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■(TB) 'Cast A Spell'

1996, Blyth

'Cast A Spell' (Barry Blyth, registered 1996). Seedling# A106-2. TB, height 36-38" (91-97 cm), Very early to early midseason bloom. Standards lilac mauve, slight brown midrib veining; falls bright reddish brown, slight tan blending and white spraying near deep bronze beard; sweet fragrance. Seedling# Y6-5, 'Imprimis' sibling, X 'Chocolate Vanilla'. Tempo Two 1996/97

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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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-- MarilynCampbell - 2010-01-11
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
CASTASPELL03.jpgjpg CASTASPELL03.jpg manage 57 K 19 Apr 2014 - 19:53 UnknownUser Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
CastASpell01.jpgjpg CastASpell01.jpg manage 115 K 27 Feb 2017 - 20:39 UnknownUser Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
CastASpell02.jpgjpg CastASpell02.jpg manage 137 K 14 Sep 2017 - 18:31 UnknownUser Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-New Zealand
CastASpell3.jpgjpg CastASpell3.jpg manage 50 K 16 Jul 2013 - 22:39 UnknownUser Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
CastASpell_DSD_1046.JPGJPG CastASpell_DSD_1046.JPG manage 412 K 14 Jan 2022 - 15:16 SharleneSutter in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
Cast_ASpell4.jpgjpg Cast_ASpell4.jpg manage 621 K 19 Jan 2017 - 20:15 UnknownUser Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Cast_A_Spell_EI.jpgjpg Cast_A_Spell_EI.jpg manage 63 K 04 Jul 2014 - 11:34 Main.ruiris Photo by Elena Igonina-Russia
Cast_a_Spell_143_0.jpgjpg Cast_a_Spell_143_0.jpg manage 52 K 29 Mar 2012 - 02:56 Cast a Spell
Cast_a_Spell_581.jpgjpg Cast_a_Spell_581.jpg manage 66 K 11 Jan 2010 - 18:38 Main.mshadow Cast A Spell by Marilyn Campbell
IMG_2219-X2_cast_a_spell.jpgjpg IMG_2219-X2_cast_a_spell.jpg manage 209 K 17 Feb 2016 - 04:15 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
castaspell01.jpgjpg castaspell01.jpg manage 54 K 19 Jun 2015 - 02:49 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
castaspell02.jpgjpg castaspell02.jpg manage 47 K 19 Jun 2015 - 02:51 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
castaspell03.jpgjpg castaspell03.jpg manage 56 K 19 Jun 2015 - 02:53 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
castaspell04.jpgjpg castaspell04.jpg manage 57 K 19 Jun 2015 - 02:55 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
castaspell05.jpgjpg castaspell05.jpg manage 64 K 19 Jun 2015 - 02:56 UnknownUser Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
castaspell1.jpegjpeg castaspell1.jpeg manage 91 K 22 Sep 2018 - 03:05 UnknownUser Photo by Svetlana Yakovchuk-Ukraine.
castaspell3.jpegjpeg castaspell3.jpeg manage 73 K 26 Oct 2018 - 19:07 UnknownUser Photo by Viktor Karpenko-Ukraine
castaspell4.jpgjpg castaspell4.jpg manage 79 K 10 Jul 2021 - 15:25 UnknownUser Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
castaspell5.jpgjpg castaspell5.jpg manage 47 K 26 Nov 2018 - 18:49 UnknownUser Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
castaspell6.jpgjpg castaspell6.jpg manage 298 K 20 Nov 2019 - 03:44 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
castaspell60.JPGJPG castaspell60.JPG manage 151 K 28 Jan 2024 - 03:11 UnknownUser Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
Topic revision: r34 - 28 Jan 2024, Harloiris
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