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■(TB) 'Rainbow Goddess'

1996, Ernst

'Rainbow Goddess' (Richard Ernst, R. 1994). Seedling# F169-23. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards medium purple violet; falls creamy white with pale violet wash, blended light yellow orange edge, darker on shoulders; beards tangerine; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Afternoon Delight' X seedling# C142-7, 'Tracy Tyrene' sibling. Cooley 1994. Honorable Mention 1996.

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Photo by NolaRainbow Goddess at SelinaPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Barry Blyth-AustraliaPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto from 1994 CooleyPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Yarrabee Garden   Iris-AustraliaPhoto by Nola


Awaiting original catalog description


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.

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Rainbow-GoddessN.jpgjpg Rainbow-GoddessN.jpg manage 6 K 23 Oct 2011 - 19:12 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
RainbowGoddess4.JPGJPG RainbowGoddess4.JPG manage 35 K 04 Feb 2014 - 20:18 TerryLaurin Photo by Yarrabee Garden & Iris-Australia
RainbowGoddessN1.jpgjpg RainbowGoddessN1.jpg manage 32 K 04 Nov 2021 - 03:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
Rainbow_Goddess_2_com.jpgjpg Rainbow_Goddess_2_com.jpg manage 44 K 09 Sep 2011 - 21:52 Main.selina49 Rainbow Goddess at Selina's Iris Garden
rainbowgoddess01.jpgjpg rainbowgoddess01.jpg manage 66 K 08 Nov 2014 - 17:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
rainbowgoddess02.jpgjpg rainbowgoddess02.jpg manage 73 K 31 Oct 2015 - 02:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
rainbowgoddess03.jpgjpg rainbowgoddess03.jpg manage 671 K 04 Jan 2016 - 20:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
rainbowgoddess1.JPGJPG rainbowgoddess1.JPG manage 359 K 30 Mar 2020 - 12:51 TerryLaurin Photo from 1994 Cooley's calendar-scanned by Cathy Egerer
rainbowgoddess3.jpgjpg rainbowgoddess3.jpg manage 45 K 08 Apr 2013 - 12:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
Topic revision: r15 - 05 Jan 2022, Harloiris
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