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■(TB) 'Carnival Of Color'

2009, Black

'Carnival Of Color' (Paul Black, R. 2009). Seedling M86BB. TB, 35" (89 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards cream base blushed metallic pink over center blending paler toward edge to darker tan-butter margins, fine darker pink veins shot outward; style arms pale cream-white, medium peach rib, edge and crests; Falls pale cream-white center, haft heavily veined tan brown to wide gold peach haft margin extending . way down, medium metallic peach sheen over center veined and washed dark violet; beards minimal white tipped medium orange; ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'City Of Gold' X 'Conjuring Cat'. Mid-America 2009. Honorable Mention 2011.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2009: CARNIVAL OF COLOR (Black 09) TB Early-Midseason 35” (89cm). Carnival of Color brings a very lively splash of color to your garden. Warm white standards are blushed metallic pink at their bases, blending upward and rimmed with tan gold lace. Heavily ruffled, falls are white across hafts and veined plum. Golden peach outer haft narrows as it descends to encircle mauve pink central falls that are lined dark purple and washed mid purple. Haft edges are rimmed white changing to gilt gold lace as it moves around the falls. Beards are bright orange. Foliage is healthy blue green. Stalks have 3 branches plus a basal branch and 9-11 buds. Sdlg. M86BB: City of Gold X Conjuring Cat. $50.00.


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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DSCN1737.JPGJPG DSCN1737.JPG manage 68 K 29 Apr 2010 - 04:36 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN1796.JPGJPG DSCN1796.JPG manage 67 K 30 Apr 2010 - 05:18 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
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DSCN6393.JPGJPG DSCN6393.JPG manage 71 K 06 May 2011 - 15:56 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN6400.JPGJPG DSCN6400.JPG manage 70 K 06 May 2011 - 15:55 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
carnival01.jpgjpg carnival01.jpg manage 72 K 04 Jun 2015 - 21:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
carnivalofcolor01.jpgjpg carnivalofcolor01.jpg manage 63 K 13 Nov 2014 - 16:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
carnivalofcolor02.jpgjpg carnivalofcolor02.jpg manage 628 K 30 Dec 2015 - 18:54 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
carnivalofcolor03.jpgjpg carnivalofcolor03.jpg manage 58 K 09 Mar 2017 - 22:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Antanas Markevicius-Geles Iris Garden-Lithuania.
carnivalofcolor09.jpgjpg carnivalofcolor09.jpg manage 99 K 04 Aug 2021 - 01:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
carnivalofcolor1.jpegjpeg carnivalofcolor1.jpeg manage 163 K 24 Dec 2015 - 13:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
carnivalofcolor10.jpgjpg carnivalofcolor10.jpg manage 79 K 07 Nov 2013 - 20:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
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carnivalofcolor8.jpgjpg carnivalofcolor8.jpg manage 562 K 20 Dec 2019 - 15:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
carnivalofcolor9.jpgjpg carnivalofcolor9.jpg manage 61 K 20 May 2013 - 17:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r39 - 28 Jan 2024, TLaurin
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