■(BB) 'My Cher Of Happiness'
'My Cher Of Happiness'
, R. 2013). Seedling R189A. BB, 27" (69 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards mid-pink, pale crystalline light ecru rim; style arms mid peach-pink; falls ivory, blended 3/4" pale butter-yellow band, light mauve veins over haft, green textured veins; beard hairs based white, tips tangerine; slight sweet fragrance; heavily ruffled and laced. Seedling P85B: ('Lipstick Kiss'
x seedling L47A: ('Queen Anne's Lace'
x 'LaRue Boswell'
)) X 'Always Lovely'
. Mid-America 2013. Honorable Mention 2015
. Award of Merit 2017
, Knowlton Medal 2019
| From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2013: MY CHER OF HAPPINESS (Black ‘13) BB Midseason-Late 27” (69cm.) Gorgeous form. Show stalks with 3 branches and 8-9 buds. Sdlg R189A: (Lipstick Kiss x (Queen Anne’s Lace x Larue Boswell)) X Always Lovely. $30.00.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION
| 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.
-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy
"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here
Interested in Border Beardeds?
Please visit the: Median Iris Society
Your Observations Are Valued.
Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.