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■(JI) 'Classical Charm'

2005, Bauer/Coble

'Classical Charm' (Bob Bauer and John Coble, R. 2005). Seedling J99B-1. JI, 38" (97 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards dark violet, near white rims; style arms white, large white crest dusted violet; falls white, hint of blue vein coming from yellow signal. 'Imperial Magic' X 'Popular Acclaim'. Ensata 2005.

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ClassicalCharm01.jpgclassicalcharm01.JPGclassicalcharm02.JPGClassicalCharmEG.JPGIMG 0245-X2 classical charm.jpg


Awaiting original catalog description


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some Japanese 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 but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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ClassicalCharm01.jpgjpg ClassicalCharm01.jpg manage 138 K 14 Dec 2015 - 21:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harbour Breezes Daylilies & Japanese Iris-Head of Jeddore-Nova Scotia-Canada
ClassicalCharmEG.JPGJPG ClassicalCharmEG.JPG manage 35 K 10 Feb 2016 - 15:27 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Ensata Gardens
IMG_0245-X2_classical_charm.jpgjpg IMG_0245-X2_classical_charm.jpg manage 252 K 20 Feb 2016 - 05:24 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
classicalcharm01.JPGJPG classicalcharm01.JPG manage 617 K 09 Dec 2017 - 13:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
classicalcharm02.JPGJPG classicalcharm02.JPG manage 663 K 09 Dec 2017 - 13:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r16 - 18 Mar 2023, TLaurin
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