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■(TB) 'Cinnamon'

1983, Ghio

'Cinnamon' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1982). Seedling# 76-229W. TB, 38" (97 cm). Late to very late bloom. Standards tan; falls tan, solid henna shoulders, violet flush; tan beard; sweet fragrance. Seedling# 73-122Z: ('Hi Top' x (('Ponderosa' x 'Travel On') x 'Peace Offering')) X 'Flareup'. Bay View Gardens 1983.

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From Bay View Gardens catalog,1983: CINNAMON. 38 inches, late to very late season. $25.00. A honey of a blend, not quite like any other: Bright glowing honey cinnamon with solid henna shoulders and a violet flush through the center of the falls. A large, semi-flaring, heavily substanced bloom; the petal edges are well ruffled with a touch of lace. Tall, well-branched with a heavy supply of buds for a real season-extender. No. 76-229W: (73-1222: (Hi Top x ((Ponderosa x Travel On) x Peace Offering)) X Flareup).


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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Cinnamon12BHI.jpgjpg Cinnamon12BHI.jpg manage 61 K 15 Apr 2012 - 19:29 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Cinnamon9.jpgjpg Cinnamon9.jpg manage 36 K 27 Oct 2021 - 01:36 UnknownUser Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
CinnamonBHI.JPGJPG CinnamonBHI.JPG manage 55 K 17 Nov 2011 - 20:26 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Cinnamon_by_JanLaurtizen.jpgjpg Cinnamon_by_JanLaurtizen.jpg manage 75 K 26 Jan 2012 - 06:49 Main.janlauritzen taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006
cinnamon01.jpgjpg cinnamon01.jpg manage 22 K 13 Nov 2014 - 20:13 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
cinnamon3.jpgjpg cinnamon3.jpg manage 48 K 30 Mar 2013 - 19:54 UnknownUser Photo by Country Delight Iris
cinnamon9.JPGJPG cinnamon9.JPG manage 356 K 21 Jan 2021 - 20:52 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1994 Cooley's Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r17 - 27 Oct 2021, TLaurin
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