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■(TB) 'Ilsan'

1920, Goos & Koenemann

'Ilsan' (Max Goos and August Koenemann, R. 1920) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-S6M.

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From Bonnewitz catalog, 1927: ILSAN (Goos and Koenemann). S. delicate fawn suffused with lilac rose; F. very rich red- mahogany brown with white lines at base. A splendidly shaped bloom of good arched S. A distinctive Iris which blooms in midseason. Height, 36 inches. $1.50.
From Treholme Gardens catalog 1928: ILSAN (G & K 1920) E. 78 G. 80 36' L. S. light violet, shaded light brown; F. deep velvety violet-red. On the order of Col. Candelot but not so tall or richly colored. 1.00.


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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ilsan9.JPGJPG ilsan9.JPG manage 156 K 27 Dec 2021 - 23:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
ilsan90.JPGJPG ilsan90.JPG manage 177 K 27 Dec 2021 - 23:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
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