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■(TB) 'Love With Lace'

1971, Plough

'Love With Lace' (Gordon Plough, R. 1970). Seedling# 6S-16-13. TB, 36" (91 cm). Late midseason bloom. Ruffled and laced delicate light pink (614/4); carrot red beard tipped pink. 'Pink Dresden' X 'Sweet One'. Eden Road 1971. Honorable Mention 1975.

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Photo by HIPS ArchivesPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto by Blue J IrisPhoto scanned from the 1973 Eden Road Iris Garden catalogue by Terry LaurinPhoto scanned from the 1976 Cooley


'LOVE WITH LACE'. "Delicate light pink self that charts Chinese Coral, 614/4, with ruffled, closed, and lacy standards. Falls are ruffled, fluted, and heavily laced. Styles are wide and lacy. Beard is Carrot Red, 612/1, with pinker tip. 3 branches and terminal. This large flower gives a frothy and lacy effect and is very appealing. Fertile both ways. $35.00" [Eden Road Iris Catalog, 1971, page 4]


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 - 2011-03-07

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LoveWithLace02.jpgjpg LoveWithLace02.jpg manage 68 K 29 Mar 2014 - 20:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
LoveWithLace03.JPGJPG LoveWithLace03.JPG manage 66 K 29 Mar 2014 - 20:16 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
LoveWithLace04.jpgjpg LoveWithLace04.jpg manage 76 K 29 Mar 2014 - 20:17 TerryLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
lovewithlace01.jpgjpg lovewithlace01.jpg manage 91 K 29 Mar 2016 - 16:11 TerryLaurin Photo by HIPS Archives
lovewithlace1.JPGJPG lovewithlace1.JPG manage 149 K 02 Jun 2020 - 02:16 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1973 Eden Road Iris Garden catalogue by Terry Laurin
lovewithlace2.JPGJPG lovewithlace2.JPG manage 366 K 14 Feb 2021 - 03:03 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1976 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r13 - 22 Aug 2023, DougChyz
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