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■(TB) 'Flying Carpet'

1997, Black

'Flying Carpet' (Paul Black, R. 1997). Seedling# A79C. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards medium yellow, edges deeper; style arms medium yellow, violet circular area under crest; falls center fuchsia, blended deep red purple with medium rose margin; beards bright yellow; slight spicy fragrance. Seedling# 8636A: ('Frances Gaulter' x 'Sky Hooks') X 'Mariachi Music'. Mid-America 1997. Honorable Mention 2000.

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2010-01-01
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_7177-X2_flying_carpet.jpgjpg BHP_7177-X2_flying_carpet.jpg manage 143 K 20 Feb 2016 - 23:06 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
FlyingCarpet02.JPGJPG FlyingCarpet02.JPG manage 53 K 25 Mar 2014 - 15:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
FlyingCarpet7.jpgjpg FlyingCarpet7.jpg manage 68 K 17 Jul 2013 - 02:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
Flying_Carpet.jpgjpg Flying_Carpet.jpg manage 34 K 01 Jan 2010 - 03:34 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
flying01.JPGJPG flying01.JPG manage 50 K 29 May 2015 - 02:27 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black
flying010.JPGJPG flying010.JPG manage 279 K 29 Apr 2023 - 20:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
flying011.JPGJPG flying011.JPG manage 177 K 29 Apr 2023 - 20:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
flying012.JPGJPG flying012.JPG manage 237 K 29 Apr 2023 - 20:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
flying02.JPGJPG flying02.JPG manage 61 K 29 May 2015 - 02:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Paul Black
flying03.jpgjpg flying03.jpg manage 79 K 08 Jun 2015 - 22:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
flying_carpet_64.jpgjpg flying_carpet_64.jpg manage 57 K 01 Dec 2010 - 17:49 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
flying_carpet_66.jpgjpg flying_carpet_66.jpg manage 72 K 01 Dec 2010 - 17:50 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
flying_carpet_68.jpgjpg flying_carpet_68.jpg manage 71 K 01 Dec 2010 - 17:50 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
flyingcarpet.JPGJPG flyingcarpet.JPG manage 41 K 10 Jul 2011 - 05:41 Main.tasmania7  
flyingcarpet01.jpgjpg flyingcarpet01.jpg manage 72 K 14 Nov 2014 - 20:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
flyingcarpet02.jpgjpg flyingcarpet02.jpg manage 47 K 03 Sep 2015 - 02:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-Katikati-New Zealand
flyingcarpet021.jpgjpg flyingcarpet021.jpg manage 54 K 26 Jan 2021 - 14:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Amazing Iris Garden-Katikati-New Zealand
flyingcarpet03.jpgjpg flyingcarpet03.jpg manage 75 K 21 Sep 2015 - 02:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
flyingcarpet04.jpgjpg flyingcarpet04.jpg manage 635 K 31 Dec 2015 - 16:28 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
flyingcarpet05.jpgjpg flyingcarpet05.jpg manage 151 K 18 Mar 2017 - 14:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
flyingcarpet6.jpgjpg flyingcarpet6.jpg manage 60 K 02 Apr 2013 - 03:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
flyingcarpet8.jpgjpg flyingcarpet8.jpg manage 29 K 07 Oct 2013 - 15:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
flyingcarpet9.jpgjpg flyingcarpet9.jpg manage 73 K 08 Nov 2013 - 20:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r31 - 12 Dec 2023, TLaurin
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