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■(TB) 'Carolina Gold'

1970, Powell

'Carolina Gold' (Loleta Powell, R. 1970). Seedling# 67-21. TB, 33" (84 cm), Early to late bloom. Tailored golden yellow self; orange-gold beard. 'Olympic Torch' X 'Orange Chariot'. Powell 1970. Honorable Mention 1972.

See below:

BHP 0094-X2 carolina gold.jpgCarolina-GoldNN.jpgCarolina Gold Powell 1970.JPGCarolinaGold01.JPGcarolinagold01.jpgcarolinagold02.JPGCarolinaGold02.JPGcarolinagold07.JPGcarolinagold08.JPGcarolinagold09.JPGcarolinagold1 jb.jpgcarolinagold2.jpgcarolinagold3.jpgcarolinagold5.jpgCarolinaGold6.jpgcarolinagold8.jpgCarolinaGold by JanLauritzen 2.jpg


Awaiting original catalog description.
Historic Iris Preservation Society link.


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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-- RolandDejoux - 2009-12-24
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_0094-X2_carolina_gold.jpgjpg BHP_0094-X2_carolina_gold.jpg manage 100 K 19 Feb 2016 - 00:39 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Carolina-GoldNN.jpgjpg Carolina-GoldNN.jpg manage 27 K 06 Nov 2011 - 16:10 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
CarolinaGold01.JPGJPG CarolinaGold01.JPG manage 45 K 21 Nov 2014 - 23:19 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
CarolinaGold02.JPGJPG CarolinaGold02.JPG manage 69 K 13 Aug 2021 - 11:45 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
CarolinaGold6.jpgjpg CarolinaGold6.jpg manage 33 K 08 Sep 2013 - 14:30 UnknownUser Photo by Ozark Iris Gardens,LLC
CarolinaGold_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg CarolinaGold_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 71 K 03 Jul 2010 - 01:50 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2010 Convention in Madison, WI
Carolina_Gold_Powell_1970.JPGJPG Carolina_Gold_Powell_1970.JPG manage 66 K 24 Dec 2009 - 12:09 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
carolinagold01.jpgjpg carolinagold01.jpg manage 132 K 06 Apr 2017 - 03:06 UnknownUser Photo by Ross Eagles-Diversity Acres
carolinagold02.JPGJPG carolinagold02.JPG manage 79 K 16 Jul 2014 - 03:03 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the Lloyd Zurbrigg slide collection
carolinagold07.JPGJPG carolinagold07.JPG manage 153 K 24 Feb 2020 - 03:53 UnknownUser Photo by Rene Martin-France
carolinagold08.JPGJPG carolinagold08.JPG manage 188 K 24 Feb 2020 - 03:51 UnknownUser Photo by Rene Martin-France
carolinagold09.JPGJPG carolinagold09.JPG manage 187 K 24 Feb 2020 - 03:49 UnknownUser Photo by Rene Martin-France
carolinagold1_jb.jpgjpg carolinagold1_jb.jpg manage 71 K 31 Oct 2013 - 21:20 Main.Harloiris photo Delane Langton, AIS Dallas 2013
carolinagold2.jpgjpg carolinagold2.jpg manage 487 K 12 Aug 2017 - 03:17 UnknownUser Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
carolinagold3.jpgjpg carolinagold3.jpg manage 70 K 22 Dec 2018 - 03:59 UnknownUser Photo by Kelways-United Kingdom.
carolinagold5.jpgjpg carolinagold5.jpg manage 18 K 25 Aug 2013 - 19:19 UnknownUser Photo by te Sligte Gardens
carolinagold8.jpgjpg carolinagold8.jpg manage 48 K 07 Nov 2013 - 20:42 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r28 - 15 Nov 2023, dougchyz
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