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■(TB) 'Latin Lover'

1969, Shoop

'Latin Lover' (George Shoop, R. 1969). Seedling# 64-16. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class ~RV3PF. Standards light lavender-pink; falls grape wine with light lavender-pink rim; tangerine beard; ruffled. (Involving pink amoena seedlings x 'Whole Cloth') X 'Wine And Roses'. Shoop 1969. Honorable Mention 1970; Award of Merit 1972.

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LATIN LOVER (Shoop '69). Midseason. 36". Lavender-pink standards, ruffled and closed. Grape-wine falls with a distinctive lavender-pink rim on the top and reverse side of the ruffled, flaring falls. Tangerine beard. Good substance and form. An exciting new bicolor. Good stalk and plant. 64-16 (Long line of pink amoena seedlings x Whole Cloth) X Wine and Roses. HC '68 34 votes. $25.00. George Shoop.
LATIN LOVER (Shoop) - use this to jazz up your garden. Clean rich colors, with medium to deep pink standards and wine falls, finished with a touch of lace. [Perry Dyer, “A Tall bearded Collection for the Beginner”, The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 237 (April 1980): 36.]
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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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LatinLover01.JPGJPG LatinLover01.JPG manage 68 K 25 Nov 2014 - 21:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LatinLover02.JPGJPG LatinLover02.JPG manage 85 K 21 Aug 2021 - 15:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
LatinLover5.JPGJPG LatinLover5.JPG manage 230 K 14 Jul 2023 - 03:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
LatinLover9.JPGJPG LatinLover9.JPG manage 208 K 24 May 2023 - 20:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelona-British Columbia-Canada
LatinLoverEI.jpgjpg LatinLoverEI.jpg manage 32 K 15 Dec 2012 - 15:20 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
Latin_Lover.jpgjpg Latin_Lover.jpg manage 56 K 21 Sep 2014 - 00:40 Main.georgebacon Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
Latin_Lover_Shoop_1969.JPGJPG Latin_Lover_Shoop_1969.JPG manage 71 K 17 Dec 2009 - 17:54 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Latin_Lover_fl.jpgjpg Latin_Lover_fl.jpg manage 71 K 17 Feb 2011 - 18:03 IrisP  
latin01.jpgjpg latin01.jpg manage 82 K 13 Jun 2015 - 21:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
latinlover01.jpgjpg latinlover01.jpg manage 38 K 01 Dec 2018 - 15:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
latinlover02.jpgjpg latinlover02.jpg manage 77 K 10 Jun 2014 - 21:46 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Rosalie Figge slide collection
latinlover03.JPGJPG latinlover03.JPG manage 82 K 17 Jul 2014 - 02:37 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Lloyd Zurbrigg slide collection
latinlover04.jpgjpg latinlover04.jpg manage 99 K 29 Oct 2017 - 02:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
latinlover05.jpgjpg latinlover05.jpg manage 105 K 29 Oct 2017 - 02:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
latinlover06.jpgjpg latinlover06.jpg manage 128 K 29 Oct 2017 - 02:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
latinlover07.jpgjpg latinlover07.jpg manage 106 K 29 Oct 2017 - 02:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Evgeny Nazarov-Ukraine
latinlover08.jpgjpg latinlover08.jpg manage 202 K 05 Jan 2018 - 03:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
latinlover09.jpgjpg latinlover09.jpg manage 163 K 26 May 2021 - 22:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky- Kelowna-British Columbia- Canada
latinlover1.jpgjpg latinlover1.jpg manage 136 K 29 Mar 2016 - 15:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
latinlover14.JPGJPG latinlover14.JPG manage 195 K 21 Mar 2020 - 02:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
latinlover15.JPGJPG latinlover15.JPG manage 204 K 21 Mar 2020 - 02:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
latinlover2.jpgjpg latinlover2.jpg manage 125 K 31 Mar 2016 - 02:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
latinlover3.jpgjpg latinlover3.jpg manage 255 K 29 Nov 2017 - 03:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
latinlover4.jpgjpg latinlover4.jpg manage 42 K 17 Nov 2017 - 13:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Irisu Pasaulis-Lithuania
latinlover5.jpgjpg latinlover5.jpg manage 53 K 24 Aug 2013 - 13:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pleasants Valley Iris Farm
latinlover6.jpgjpg latinlover6.jpg manage 74 K 04 Dec 2013 - 15:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
latinlover7.jpgjpg latinlover7.jpg manage 57 K 04 Dec 2013 - 15:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Echo Iris
latinlover8.JPGJPG latinlover8.JPG manage 57 K 30 Jan 2014 - 03:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
latinlover9.JPGJPG latinlover9.JPG manage 62 K 30 Jan 2014 - 03:45 Main.TLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
latinlover_jb.jpgjpg latinlover_jb.jpg manage 20 K 12 Apr 2013 - 22:35 Main.Harloiris photo Wilson Banner Ranch Iris Garden
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