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■(TB) 'Dancing Ghost'

2012, Johnson

'Dancing Ghost' (Thomas Johnson) Seedling TB36B. TB, 36 (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards dusty blue-mauve; style arms blue-mauve; Falls milky white touched light buff on hafts; beards burnt orange; slight fragrance. Seedling TX90A: (seedling T169A, 'Brussels' sibling x ' Presentation') X 'Silk Run'. Mid-America 2012. Honorable Mention 2014

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by Paul Black, Mid America Garden Oregon USAPhoto by Across Iris Lanes GardenPhoto by Country Delight IrisPhoto by Mary Ellen ReedPhoto by Mid-America GardenPhoto by Mid-America Garden


From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2012: DANCING GHOST (T.Johnson ‘12) TB Midseason 36” (91cm). The hauntingly subdued standards float above ruffled falls of chalky white with a whispered, ghostly mauve haze over them. Dancing Ghost lures you closer to confirm that it is more than a dreamy apparition. Lovely show branched stalks are produced by strong, healthy plants. Sdlg. TB36B: (Brussels x Presentation) X Silk Run. $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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-- KentPfeiffer - 2012-01-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Dancing_Ghost_TB_TB36B_TJohnson.jpgjpg Dancing_Ghost_TB_TB36B_TJohnson.jpg manage 72 K 22 Nov 2012 - 12:15 Main.Laymont+ by Paul Black, Mid America Garden Oregon USA
dancingghost01.JPGJPG dancingghost01.JPG manage 60 K 23 Aug 2015 - 18:35 TerryLaurin Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
dancingghost02.jpgjpg dancingghost02.jpg manage 589 K 31 Dec 2015 - 02:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
dancingghost03.jpgjpg dancingghost03.jpg manage 144 K 11 Aug 2019 - 02:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Ellen Reed
dancingghost2.jpgjpg dancingghost2.jpg manage 95 K 10 Feb 2014 - 20:40 TerryLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
dancingghost3.jpgjpg dancingghost3.jpg manage 48 K 10 Feb 2014 - 20:49 TerryLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
Topic revision: r14 - 21 Aug 2022, Harloiris
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