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■(TB) 'Magician's Apprentice'

1989, Maryott

'Magician's Apprentice' (William Maryott, R. 1988). Seedling# J125G. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early bloom. Standards dark iridescent red purple; falls dark smooth velvety purple black; dark beard tipped old bronze; heavily ruffled; red leaf base. 'Witches' Sabbath' X 'Houdini'. Maryott's Gardens 1989. Honorable Mention 1994.

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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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IMG_2872-X2_magicians_apprentice.jpgjpg IMG_2872-X2_magicians_apprentice.jpg manage 288 K 21 Feb 2016 - 08:27 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Magicians-ApprenticeNN.jpgjpg Magicians-ApprenticeNN.jpg manage 41 K 08 Nov 2011 - 23:47 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
MagiciansApprentice02.JPGJPG MagiciansApprentice02.JPG manage 79 K 30 Mar 2014 - 21:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
MagiciansApprentice11.JPGJPG MagiciansApprentice11.JPG manage 105 K 23 Aug 2021 - 00:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MagiciansApprentice12BHI.jpgjpg MagiciansApprentice12BHI.jpg manage 86 K 24 Apr 2012 - 22:02 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MagiciansApprentice7.jpgjpg MagiciansApprentice7.jpg manage 73 K 07 Aug 2013 - 20:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris Oasis
MagiciansApprentice8.jpgjpg MagiciansApprentice8.jpg manage 60 K 03 Feb 2014 - 19:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
MagiciansApprentice9.jpgjpg MagiciansApprentice9.jpg manage 201 K 01 May 2021 - 12:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
MagiciansApprenticeSI.JPGJPG MagiciansApprenticeSI.JPG manage 265 K 18 Apr 2019 - 20:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Ives.
magicians_apprentice_64.jpgjpg magicians_apprentice_64.jpg manage 71 K 16 Dec 2010 - 21:28 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
magicians_apprentice_66.jpgjpg magicians_apprentice_66.jpg manage 69 K 16 Dec 2010 - 21:28 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
magicians_apprentice_68.jpgjpg magicians_apprentice_68.jpg manage 71 K 16 Dec 2010 - 21:29 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
magiciansapprentic1.jpgjpg magiciansapprentic1.jpg manage 329 K 30 Nov 2019 - 14:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
magiciansapprentice01.jpgjpg magiciansapprentice01.jpg manage 48 K 06 Sep 2015 - 19:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
magiciansapprentice02.jpgjpg magiciansapprentice02.jpg manage 84 K 06 Sep 2015 - 19:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
magiciansapprentice7.jpgjpg magiciansapprentice7.jpg manage 58 K 25 Jul 2013 - 20:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by KINSpirit Iris & Daylily Farm
magiciansapprenticejackson.jpgjpg magiciansapprenticejackson.jpg manage 253 K 14 Oct 2021 - 01:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Peter Jackson- Adelaide-South Australia
magiciansapprenticejackson10.jpgjpg magiciansapprenticejackson10.jpg manage 277 K 22 Oct 2022 - 01:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Peter Jackson- Adelaide-South Australia
magiciansapprenticjackson1.JPGJPG magiciansapprenticjackson1.JPG manage 300 K 17 Oct 2022 - 20:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Peter Jackson- Adelaide-South Australia
Topic revision: r25 - 06 Nov 2022, TLaurin
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