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■(TB) 'Noche'

2020, Smith

'Noche' (Marky Smith, R. 2018). Seedling 14-17A. TB, 42" (107 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards dark damson purple (RHS 86A), slightly greyer midrib, closed; style arms greyed violet (86B), dull gold sides, ruffled crests; falls blacker damson plum, black velvet centers, ¼˝ warm violet (near 81A) edge more predominate at rim, cream feathers around beard, fine tightly ruffled rims; beards smoked vermilion (179A) in throat, purple tipped vermilion in middle, faint vermilion tips on purple hairs at end. 'Haunted Heart' X 'Toronto'. Salmon Creek Iris Gardens 2020.

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Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Marky SmithPhoto by Aitken


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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
NOCHE.JPGJPG NOCHE.JPG manage 117 K 16 Oct 2019 - 22:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
noche1.JPGJPG noche1.JPG manage 111 K 13 Dec 2020 - 15:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Marky Smith
noche2.jpgjpg noche2.jpg manage 62 K 01 May 2020 - 02:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
Topic revision: r7 - 08 Aug 2021, TerryLaurin
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