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■(TB) 'Moonlit Mirage'

2013, Nicodemus

'Moonlit Mirage' (Barbara Nicodemus, R. 2012). Seedling# D21-02. TB, 30" (76 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards grey-white or whiter, fine gold edge; style crests same, style arms touched wine-purple grey-white; falls wine purple, few grey-white striations; beards gold in throat and middle, ends wine purple; lightly ruffled. 'Ozark Rebounder' X 'Chantell’s Lace'. Rockytop Gardens 2013.

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Photo by AIS ArchivesPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Napa Country Iris GardenPhoto by Jeanette GrahamPhoto by Barbara Nicodemus


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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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
MoonlitMirage01.JPGJPG MoonlitMirage01.JPG manage 120 K 08 Dec 2016 - 04:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
MoonlitMirage1.jpgjpg MoonlitMirage1.jpg manage 75 K 14 Apr 2016 - 03:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
moonlit1.jpgjpg moonlit1.jpg manage 58 K 11 Mar 2015 - 12:15 TerryLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
moonlitmirage1.JPGJPG moonlitmirage1.JPG manage 137 K 14 May 2016 - 12:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
moonlitmirage5.JPGJPG moonlitmirage5.JPG manage 180 K 22 Feb 2024 - 14:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Barbara Nicodemus
Topic revision: r12 - 22 Feb 2024, Harloiris
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