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■(TB) 'Tango To The Moonlight'

2011, Johnson

'Tango To The Moonlight' (Ben Johnson, R. 2008). Seedling# I4-C. TB, 32" (81 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards creamy tan, some lavender influence, yellow highlights at base, ruffled; style arms pale lavender, yellow crests; falls medium lavender deepening toward edges, paler near beards, thin edge of smoky plum, wide smoky plum border on reverse, bubble ruffled; beards very pale lavender, yellow in throat; slight sweet fragrance. 'Heartstring Strummer' X 'Society Page'. Rockytop 2011. Honorable Mention 2015.

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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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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
TANGO_TO_THE_MOONLIGHT_(B._Johnson_2011).JPGJPG TANGO_TO_THE_MOONLIGHT_(B._Johnson_2011).JPG manage 703 K 16 Aug 2016 - 18:58 PerryDyer  
TangoToTheMoonlight01.jpgjpg TangoToTheMoonlight01.jpg manage 75 K 11 Oct 2014 - 12:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
TangoToTheMoonlight04.JPGJPG TangoToTheMoonlight04.JPG manage 164 K 01 Sep 2016 - 15:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
TangoToTheMoonlightBHI.JPGJPG TangoToTheMoonlightBHI.JPG manage 51 K 23 Jan 2013 - 15:33 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
TangoToTheMoonlight_DSD_0777.JPGJPG TangoToTheMoonlight_DSD_0777.JPG manage 411 K 18 Jan 2022 - 07:20 SharleneSutter in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
tangotothemoon01.jpgjpg tangotothemoon01.jpg manage 34 K 28 Jul 2014 - 13:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
tangotothemoonlight02.jpgjpg tangotothemoonlight02.jpg manage 160 K 21 Mar 2017 - 02:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
tangotothemoonlight03.jpgjpg tangotothemoonlight03.jpg manage 334 K 04 Dec 2017 - 16:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
tangotothemoonlight04.jpgjpg tangotothemoonlight04.jpg manage 497 K 11 Jan 2020 - 20:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
tangotothemoonlight05.JPGJPG tangotothemoonlight05.JPG manage 230 K 28 Dec 2020 - 03:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
tangotothemoonlight051.JPGJPG tangotothemoonlight051.JPG manage 289 K 28 Dec 2020 - 03:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
tangotothemoonlight09.jpgjpg tangotothemoonlight09.jpg manage 111 K 20 Feb 2021 - 14:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
tangotothemoonlight2.jpgjpg tangotothemoonlight2.jpg manage 71 K 13 May 2013 - 16:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
tangotothemoonlight3.JPGJPG tangotothemoonlight3.JPG manage 78 K 31 Aug 2013 - 13:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rockytop Gardens
tangotothemoonlight3.jpgjpg tangotothemoonlight3.jpg manage 648 K 06 Jan 2016 - 04:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
tangotothemoonlight9.JPGJPG tangotothemoonlight9.JPG manage 185 K 26 Feb 2020 - 03:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
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