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■(TB) 'Magic Lamp'

2009, Mego

'Magic Lamp' (Anton Mego by Bruce Filardi, R. 2008) Seedling AM-99/0415-1. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms golden yellow; falls marbled bright dark red edged creamy yellow, velvety finish; beards gold, red flounces or horns; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Conjuration' x 'Light Show'. International 2009.

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Photo by Iris en Provence, France (2018) in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene SutterPhoto by iris en Provence, France (2017)MAGIC LAMP (Mego-Filardi 2009, SA)Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Gerard Raffaelli-Franceby Anton Mego, Slovaquie


From AIS Bulletin #352 January 2009 Introducing MAGIC LAMP (Mego). Beautiful bright, clear colors (golden yellow S, bright red F with yellow rim, red flounces) make this a lighthouse in the garden! Conjuration X Light Show. $35. International Iris.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
2018-magic-lamp.jpgjpg 2018-magic-lamp.jpg manage 158 K 14 Oct 2018 - 12:38 AlainFranco Photo by Iris en Provence, France (2018)
MAGIC_LAMP_(Mego-Filardi_2009,_SA).JPGJPG MAGIC_LAMP_(Mego-Filardi_2009,_SA).JPG manage 374 K 12 Dec 2016 - 20:53 PerryDyer  
Magic Lamp_DSD_6329.JPGJPG Magic Lamp_DSD_6329.JPG manage 463 K 16 Dec 2023 - 08:47 SharleneSutter in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
TB-MagicLamp-Mego_op_640x480.jpgjpg TB-MagicLamp-Mego_op_640x480.jpg manage 55 K 18 Mar 2010 - 16:07 Main.Laymont+ by Anton Mego, Slovaquie
magic-lamp_Hyeres.jpgjpg magic-lamp_Hyeres.jpg manage 138 K 24 May 2017 - 17:24 AlainFranco Photo by iris en Provence, France (2017)
magiclamp01.jpgjpg magiclamp01.jpg manage 251 K 29 Nov 2017 - 13:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
magiclamp02.jpgjpg magiclamp02.jpg manage 559 K 02 Jan 2020 - 03:08 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
magiclamp03.JPGJPG magiclamp03.JPG manage 262 K 06 Dec 2020 - 16:24 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
magiclamp9.JPGJPG magiclamp9.JPG manage 190 K 29 Feb 2020 - 15:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
Topic revision: r25 - 16 Dec 2023, SharleneSutter
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