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■(TB) 'Flaming Light'

1973, Brown

'Flaming Light' (Rex Brown, R. 1972). Seedling 68-23-3. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards bright Spanish orange with pinkish glow at midrib; falls slightly darker, ruffled; fire red beard. 'Radiant Light' X 'Flaming Star'. J. & J. Iris 1973. Honorable Mention 1975; Favorite Guest 1976.

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From AIS Bulletin #209 April 1973 Introducing FLAMING LIGHT (Rex Brown 73). TE. 36". Sdlg. 68-23-3 (Radiant Light X Flaming Star). A very bright Spanish orange (Wilson 10/1) with a pinkish glow at midribs, falls slightly darker. The beard is bright fire red. The broad petals are nicely ruffled and the strong stalks carry four branches and 8-9 buds. NET $25.00. J&J Iris Garden.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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FlamingLight01.JPGJPG FlamingLight01.JPG manage 67 K 22 Nov 2014 - 21:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
FlamingLight02.jpgjpg FlamingLight02.jpg manage 71 K 25 Mar 2014 - 15:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
FlamingLight03.jpgjpg FlamingLight03.jpg manage 65 K 25 Mar 2014 - 15:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
FlamingLight04.jpgjpg FlamingLight04.jpg manage 69 K 25 Mar 2014 - 15:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
FlamingLight7.jpgjpg FlamingLight7.jpg manage 21 K 06 Aug 2013 - 16:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris Oasis
FlamingLightBJ.jpgjpg FlamingLightBJ.jpg manage 87 K 10 Feb 2012 - 18:47 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
FlamingLightEI.jpgjpg FlamingLightEI.jpg manage 32 K 12 Dec 2012 - 19:52 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
FlamingLight_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg FlamingLight_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 74 K 22 Feb 2011 - 01:09 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my garden in Southern California
FlamingLight_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg FlamingLight_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 71 K 22 Feb 2011 - 01:10 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my garden in Southern California
Flaming_Light.JPGJPG Flaming_Light.JPG manage 45 K 02 Feb 2011 - 06:19 IrisP  
Flaming_Light_R._Brown_1973.jpgjpg Flaming_Light_R._Brown_1973.jpg manage 62 K 30 Dec 2009 - 17:08 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
flaming02.jpgjpg flaming02.jpg manage 90 K 08 Jun 2015 - 22:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
flaminglight01.JPGJPG flaminglight01.JPG manage 58 K 01 Dec 2014 - 18:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
flaminglight02.JPGJPG flaminglight02.JPG manage 234 K 14 Oct 2015 - 00:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
flaminglight06.JPGJPG flaminglight06.JPG manage 103 K 11 May 2014 - 19:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
flaminglight07.jpgjpg flaminglight07.jpg manage 109 K 11 Jun 2014 - 02:56 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
flaminglight08.JPGJPG flaminglight08.JPG manage 145 K 02 Apr 2019 - 03:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5
flaminglight1.JPGJPG flaminglight1.JPG manage 1014 K 15 Dec 2016 - 03:29 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
flaminglight2.JPGJPG flaminglight2.JPG manage 930 K 15 Dec 2016 - 03:31 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
flaminglight3.jpgjpg flaminglight3.jpg manage 35 K 28 Nov 2018 - 22:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
flaminglight8.JPGJPG flaminglight8.JPG manage 61 K 28 Jan 2014 - 21:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
Topic revision: r37 - 27 Aug 2023, Harloiris
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