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■(TB) 'Brown Sugar Spice'

2002, Brown by Black

'Brown Sugar Spice' (Opal Brown, deceased, by Paul Black, R. 2002). Seedling# 92-3B12. TB, 38" (97 cm), Late midseason bloom. Blended russet to brown at margin, greenish ochre midrib; style arms saddle brown; falls yellow brown central area blending to brown margin, brown texture veining, old gold haft, violet hazed white area around large old gold beard; ruffled, laced; slight spicy fragrance. 'Indian Caper' X 'Caliph'. Mid-America 2002. Honorable Mention 2004.

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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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BrownSugarSpice01.JPGJPG BrownSugarSpice01.JPG manage 93 K 31 May 2017 - 01:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
BrownSugarSpice02.jpgjpg BrownSugarSpice02.jpg manage 100 K 31 May 2017 - 01:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
BrownSugarSpice03.JPGJPG BrownSugarSpice03.JPG manage 83 K 31 May 2017 - 01:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
BrownSugarSpice14.JPGJPG BrownSugarSpice14.JPG manage 87 K 12 Aug 2021 - 15:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BrownSugarSpice15BHI.JPGJPG BrownSugarSpice15BHI.JPG manage 53 K 30 Jun 2015 - 14:01 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
brownsugarspice01.jpgjpg brownsugarspice01.jpg manage 71 K 06 Nov 2013 - 15:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
brownsugarspice5.JPGJPG brownsugarspice5.JPG manage 185 K 09 Apr 2023 - 19:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Topic revision: r19 - 09 Apr 2023, TLaurin
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