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■(TB) 'Karaminka'

1991, Caldwell

'Karaminka' (Rita Caldwell, R. 1988). Seedling# 386-1. TB, 36-38" (91-96 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Medium ginger brown; tan beard tipped yellow. 'Veneer' X ('Anointed' x seedling# CA79-3: ('Caramba' x (((('Lilac Champagne' x 'Sunset Snows') x ('Sunset Snows' x 'Campus Flirt')) x ('Barcelona' x 'Outer Limits')) x 'Spanish Gift'))). Tempo Two 1991/92.

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From Tempo Two catalog, 1991: KARAMINKA (Caldwell 91 Aust) E-M 36"·38". This has been a popular Iris as a seedling in Rita Caldwell's garden and in the trial garden. It is a self of medium ginger brown with tan beards tipped yellow. A bright sparkly Iris with lots of buds giving a long season and a pedigree that could give plicatas, bicolours and selfs. (Caramba x ((((Lilac Champagne x Sunset Snows) x (Sunset Snows x Campus Flirt)) x (Barcelona x Outer Limits) x Spanish Gift))) HC 90. $25.00.


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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Karaminka01.jpgjpg Karaminka01.jpg manage 474 K 19 Oct 2015 - 12:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Karaminka02.jpgjpg Karaminka02.jpg manage 215 K 16 Sep 2018 - 01:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia.
Karaminka03.jpgjpg Karaminka03.jpg manage 181 K 30 Apr 2021 - 15:34 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Karaminka3.jpgjpg Karaminka3.jpg manage 58 K 19 Oct 2013 - 03:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Topic revision: r15 - 01 May 2021, Harloiris
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