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■(TB) 'Vanity's Child'

1985, Olson

'Vanity's Child' (Ted Olson, R. 1983). Seedling# 81-21A. TB, 29" (73 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards light pink (RHS 56B); falls very pale pink (56D) with light green veining, light pink hafts; soft red orange beard; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Pink Sleigh' X 'Vanity'. Redbud Lane Iris 1985. Honorable Mention 1988.

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From AIS Bulletin #257 April 1985 Introducing VANITY'S CHILD (T. Olson '85) Sdlg. 81-21A. TB, 29" (73 em), ML. S. Light pink (568); F. very pale pink (560) with light green veining, light pink hafts; soft redorange beards; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. Pink Sleigh X Vanity. Vigorous and fertile both ways. $25.00. Redbud Lane Iris Garden.
AIS Bulletin #276(January 1990):18.

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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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BHP_1090-X2_vanitys_child.jpgjpg BHP_1090-X2_vanitys_child.jpg manage 71 K 21 Feb 2016 - 07:56 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Vanitys-ChildNN.jpgjpg Vanitys-ChildNN.jpg manage 45 K 11 Nov 2011 - 16:55 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
VanitysChild7.jpgjpg VanitysChild7.jpg manage 48 K 29 Nov 2013 - 23:01 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
VanitysChildAA.jpgjpg VanitysChildAA.jpg manage 33 K 07 Mar 2011 - 19:22 BetsyHiggins Photo by Argyle Acres
VanitysChildCT.jpgjpg VanitysChildCT.jpg manage 51 K 04 Nov 2011 - 19:41 BetsyHiggins Photo by C & T Iris Patch
vanityschild01.jpgjpg vanityschild01.jpg manage 161 K 05 May 2020 - 14:30 TerryLaurin Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-Canada
vanityschild4.jpgjpg vanityschild4.jpg manage 183 K 20 Dec 2017 - 16:00 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
vanityschild5.jpgjpg vanityschild5.jpg manage 169 K 05 Dec 2017 - 14:32 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
vanityschild6.jpgjpg vanityschild6.jpg manage 72 K 17 Nov 2013 - 12:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
vanityschild7.JPGJPG vanityschild7.JPG manage 170 K 10 Feb 2024 - 19:09 TerryLaurin Photo by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
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